Physics and Astronomy Community

Feature image 1Feature image 2

Welcome to your Physics and Astronomy Community: a network for alumni, students, faculty and friends from the School of Physics and Astronomy and part of the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences Community.

Whether a student, recent graduate or seasoned alumnus, let us know where you are and what you are doing.



Contact us

EPS Alumni Office
College of Engineering and
Physical Sciences
Gisbert Kapp
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT
United Kingdom

Connect with us today to keep up to date with the latest news, find old friends or join us at one of our events.


You are welcome to attend the many seminars and talks held at the School, including the fortnightly colloquia.

Community news

EPS colleague elected Fellow of the Royal Society

Professor David Charlton has been elected Fellow of the Royal Society, a fellowship of many of the world's most distinguished scientists and the national Academy of Science in the UK.

Birmingham Physics graduate uses app technology to shape guitarists of tomorrow

Former physics student, Stuart Bahn, left Birmingham with a degree in physics and now uses his technological skills to develop application technology to help aspiring guitarists learn where notes are located on the guitar.

Metamaterial - Rewriting the Rules for Optics

It is the stuff of science-fiction movies, but the idea of an 'invisibility cloak' is not as fantastical as it sounds.
Displaying 13 to 15 of 33
Previous 3 4 5 6 7 Next


There are many ways you can get involved in the School, your relationship with us doesn't end with graduation.

Fill in your career profile online




Alumni profiles

  • Paul Clarkson
    PhD Candidate in Nanotechnology, University of Cambridge (MSc Nuclear Physics and Reactor Technology 2010, BSc Physics 2009)
  • Nicole Cordy
    Trainee Patent Attorney, Barker Brettell LLP (MSci (Hons) Physics with Particle Physics and Cosmology 2013)
  • Hannah Vaughan
    Trainee Pilot, British Airways Future Pilot Programme
  • Andy Johns
    Teacher and Head of Year, Dollar Academy
Displaying 1 to 4 of 10
Previous 1 2 3 Next