Department of Physics
The study of physics is needed to understand most advanced technologies, whether it is the latest satellite or a new type of laser.
Gravitational Wave Technology and Education research group
The Gravitational Wave Technology and Education research group looks at the gravitational waves in our universe.Read more
Quantum information, simulation and algorithms
This discipline researches the potential to harness nature at a deeper level while developing new possibilities for communication and data processing.Read more
Machine Learning Applications for Physical Sciences
The Machine Learning Applications for Physical Sciences (MAPS) research cluster focus on the application of state-of-the-art Machine Learning algorithms for efficient processing, accurate characterisation and robust prediction of signals arising in physical sciences.Read more
Advanced Sensing and Quantum Technologies
UWA’s Advanced Sensing and Quantum Technologies research group is solving remote operational challenges in a range of fields.Read more
The Department of Physics works with local and international centres to collaborate with some of the brightest research minds.
These affiliations include:
EZONE UWA Student Hub
A world-class learning space for engineering and mathematical science students
UWA Physics Common Room
The UWA Physics Common Room is managed by the University Physics Society and is a place for Physics students to socialise, study and relax.
Monadelphous Integrated Learning Centre
The Monadelphous Integrated Learning Centre is an alliance between UWA and leading national engineering group Monadelphous to create a world-class teaching and practical training centre for engineering students.
Clough Engineering Student Centre
UWA’s Clough Engineering Student Centre is a dynamic, dedicated space for students within the Faculty of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences.