Interview with Dr Jess Wade

We spoke to winner of the 2018 Daphne Jackson Medal, Dr Jess Wade on why she feels it is important, as an academic researcher, to … Read more

Phillips Awards for service to the IOP go to Stuart Palmer and Nicola Wilkin

Professor Stuart Palmer and Professor Nicola Wilkin are both to receive the IOP’s Phillips Award, given for distinguished service to the Institute, it was announced … Read more

Royal Society awards go to four IOP Members and Fellows

Professor Cait Macphee

Four IOP Members and Fellows are to receive awards from the Royal Society (RS), given for “outstanding contributions to science”, the society announced today. They … Read more

Technicians: Vital frontline support for student wellbeing

The Technician Commitment is bringing much needed visibility and recognition to the vital role that over 30,000 technical staff working across UK universities and research … Read more

Girls Do Physics

For over a quarter of a century only one in five pupils studying physics A-level in UK schools has been female. We have been working … Read more

What happens when a molecule “takes a selfie”: exploring attosecond physics

We asked the 2018 winner of the IOP’s Isaac Newton Medal and Prize – Professor Paul Corkum –some questions about his research. Here he explains … Read more