Chief executive writes to IOP members about Brexit

Since I last wrote on Brexit, we have continued to strongly advocate for our community throughout the process, and I wanted to let you know … Read more

Bell Burnell’s Special Breakthrough Prize money to be donated for new studentships

Jocelyn Bell-Burnell

World-renowned astrophysicist and former President of the Institute of Physics (IOP), Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell will donate winnings from her Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental … Read more

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