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The mathematician Alan Turing laid the foundations for computers and cracked enemy codes in World War 2 shortening the war by years.


Physics & Astronomy

...from Quantum Information to Biophysics

School of Physics and Astronomy

The group is involved in solving challenges of Modern Theoretical Physics, ranging from Quantum Information to Biophysics. Moreover, Ben Varcoe is currently performing Quantum Information based experiments in strongly coupled cavity QED systems, as well as in more fundamental aspects of quantum mechanics. The group is currently organising one of the biggest International Quantum Information and Communication Conferences (QIPC 2015). We are also involved in two of the four UK Quantum Technology Hubs, NQIT and York.

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School of Maths Colloquium

26 January 2015

4pm Tuesday 27th January, 2015 - Roger Stevens 21

Professor Sir Michael Berry...


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PhD positions available!

16 January 2015

The School of Physics and Astronomy is currently advertising six additional PhD...


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