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Physics and Astronomy 360 facilities tour

Take a look around the Physics and Astronomy building to see our range of facilities and study spaces. http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/physics

From  Tom Travis on February 12th, 2018 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Levitation recreates nature's dumbbells

Using magnetic levitation to imitate weightlessness, researchers led by physicists at The University of Nottingham have manufactured solid wax models of splash form tektites – the tiny pieces…

From  Lindsay Brooke on January 7th, 2015 0 likes 539 plays 0  

Growing graphene – blue sky research attempts to replicate nature

A truly ground-breaking experiment at The University of Nottingham could herald the creation of graphene and boron nitride layers in a controlled way at a scale never thought possible before. If…

From  Lindsay Brooke on December 17th, 2014 0 likes 934 plays 0