Witnessing the launch of the Parker Solar Probe

If you’re an IOP member you can apply for our Carers’ Fund of up to £250 to help you attend physics-related events or conferences that … Read more

Physics A-level numbers and proportion of female entries in physics go up in 2018

Students looking at exam results

The IOP is pleased to see that entries to physics A-level rose again this year, despite an overall decline in the number of students taking … Read more

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