Astrophysics and Cosmology at the University of Sussex (2011-2016)

Lead Research Organisation: University of Sussex
Department Name: Sch of Mathematical & Physical Sciences

Abstract

Our proposal seeks funds to continue an extensive programme of research into extragalactic astrophysics and cosmology, seeking to address some of the most pressing astronomical questions of our time, such as 'What are the fundamental constituents of the Universe?', 'What is the nature of the dark energy believed to be driving an acceleration of the Universe?', 'What processes govern the formation of the largest objects and structures in our Universe?', and 'How do galaxies form and evolve?'. We address these questions by a combination of theoretical work, much of it using high-performance computers, and observational surveys especially from satellite observatories. We aim to be particularly sophisticated in the statistical modelling we carry out to use the observations to learn about our models. The research focuses around three Themes, each involving several faculty members and researchers. Theme 1: Cosmology We will advance knowledge of the fundamental constituents and processes governing our Universe. This includes the early period of cosmological inflation, believed to be responsible for the origin of structures in the Universe, explored through studies of the origin of cosmic non-gaussianity and through detailed comparisons to emerging data. We will further develop the phenomenology of models featuring cosmic defects such as cosmic strings, and explore the consequent cosmic non-gaussianity both in the microwave background and in the matter distribution. We will complete the preparation and definition stage of the Dark Energy Survey (DES) and move to exploitation of DES data to constrain dark energy phenomenology. This component of the project exploits STFC involvement in the Planck Surveyor Satellite, the Dark Energy Survey, and the COSMOS supercomputer. Theme 2: Cosmic Structures The XMM cluster survey (XCS) has produced the largest sample of cluster temperatures to date. We will use this to exploit DES, using clusters for cosmology. Simulations will be used to calibrate the XCS selection function and to investigate the physics of the intracluster medium. A fully coupled radiative-transfer, gas dynamics and N-body code will be developed, with modules to handle a wide range of radiation processes, and used to model the epoch of reionization in the young universe. This component of the project exploits STFC involvement in the Virgo consortium, XMM-Newton, the Dark Energy Survey and LOFAR. Theme 3: Galaxy Formation and Evolution The objectives of this theme are to deliver basic and value-added data products and high-quality science from our leading role in many multi-wavelength surveys both deep and wide. The Herschel HerMES survey, the largest guaranteed-time programme on this satellite, is central to our work in this area. Work will include using the Herschel satellite SPIRE catalogues for HerMES, multi-wavelength cross-IDs for HerMES (including VISTA and SCUBA-2), and multi-wavelength products for the GAMA (Galaxies and Mass Assembly) survey. We will develop models of galaxy evolution that simultaneously describe the wealth of data. We will undertake follow-up observations to test specific aspects of such models. This component of the project exploits STFC involvement in the Herschel Satellite, VISTA, GAMA, LOFAR, SCUBA-2, Planck, Alma.

Organisations

Publications

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Abbott B. P. (2017) Multi-messenger Observations of a Binary Neutron Star Merger in The Astrophysical Journal

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Agnello A (2015) Discovery of two gravitationally lensed quasars in the Dark Energy Survey in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

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Agnello A. (2017) Models of the strongly lensed quasar DES J0408-5354 in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

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Agnello A. (2015) Discovery of two gravitationally lensed quasars in the Dark Energy Survey in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

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Agnello A. (2015) Discovery of two gravitationally lensed quasars in the Dark Energy Survey in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

 
Description Research into Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics

Note that, although the Grant Award was from Apr11 - Mar15, it actually ceased at the end of Mar14, being superseded by ST/L000652/1.

The research conducted on this grant forms part of an ongoing programme: for recent research high-lights please see the narrative for ST/L000652/1.
Exploitation Route In their future research.
Sectors Education

URL http://www.sussex.ac.uk/astronomy/research
 
Description The Department of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Sussex runs an intense outreach programme, closely link to the research carried out within the Department. Our activities not only involve research talks, but also hands on activities that introduce the basics of our research to the public. During 2013/4, we worked with 16,000 people - 2,000 members of the general public, 5,000 school and college students at our stands at various science fairs across the South-East, and 9,000 school and college students in a classroom-type setting (including our travelling planetarium). Breakdown by number: Public = 1943 KS1 = 395 [key stage 1; 5-7 year olds] KS2 = 2306 [aged 7-11] KS3 = 4256 [11-14's] KS4 = 3932 [14-16, GCSE] KS5 = 3287 [16-18 A-level students] Total = 16,119 Total children = 14,000
First Year Of Impact 2000
Sector Education
Impact Types Cultural

 
Description SP1-Cooperation, Collaborative project, Small or medium-scale focused research project, FP7-SPACE-2013-1
Amount € 2,500,000 (EUR)
Funding ID 607254 
Organisation European Commission 
Department Seventh Framework Programme (FP7)
Sector Public
Country European Union (EU)
Start 01/2014 
End 12/2017
 
Title GAMA database 
Description Panchromatic (X-ray - radio) on a representative sample of ~300,000 galaxies. 
Type Of Material Database/Collection of data 
Year Produced 2010 
Provided To Others? Yes  
Impact 49 refereed publications as of October 2014 
URL http://www.gama-survey.org
 
Title Hedam 
Description Contains the Herschel and ancillary data from the HerMES survey and the HELP project 
Type Of Material Database/Collection of data 
Year Produced 2010 
Provided To Others? Yes  
Impact academic papers 
URL http://hedam.lam.fr/HerMES/
 
Title L-Galaxies databases 
Description Semi-analytic galaxy catalogues using the L-Galaxies SAM. 
Type Of Material Database/Collection of data 
Year Produced 2010 
Provided To Others? Yes  
Impact The L-Galaxies SAM is pre-eminent in the field and has attracted thousands of citations. 
URL http://gavo.mpa-garching.mpg.de/MyMillennium/
 
Description COSMOS 
Organisation California Institute of Technology
Department Cosmological Evolution Survey (COSMOS)
Country United States of America 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Astronomical survey maps and catalogues
Collaborator Contribution Astronomical survey maps and catalogues
Impact Academic papers and data products
Start Year 2010
 
Description DES 
Organisation Dark Energy Survey (DES)
Department Interinstitutional Laboratory of Astronomy (LIneA)
Country Brazil, Federative Republic of 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution I lead the X-ray follow-up efforts for the Cluster Working Group.
Collaborator Contribution The partners are responsible for other science areas, for building, running and maintaining the camera, for data processing.
Impact Papers, public outreach, a facility instrument, PhD theses
 
Description DES 
Organisation Fermilab - Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Department Particle Physics Division
Country United States of America 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution I lead the X-ray follow-up efforts for the Cluster Working Group.
Collaborator Contribution The partners are responsible for other science areas, for building, running and maintaining the camera, for data processing.
Impact Papers, public outreach, a facility instrument, PhD theses
 
Description DES 
Organisation Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Department Astronomy Department
Country United States of America 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution I lead the X-ray follow-up efforts for the Cluster Working Group.
Collaborator Contribution The partners are responsible for other science areas, for building, running and maintaining the camera, for data processing.
Impact Papers, public outreach, a facility instrument, PhD theses
 
Description DES 
Organisation Stanford University
Department SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Country United States of America 
Sector Private 
PI Contribution I lead the X-ray follow-up efforts for the Cluster Working Group.
Collaborator Contribution The partners are responsible for other science areas, for building, running and maintaining the camera, for data processing.
Impact Papers, public outreach, a facility instrument, PhD theses
 
Description DES 
Organisation University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)
Department Physics Department
Country United States of America 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution I lead the X-ray follow-up efforts for the Cluster Working Group.
Collaborator Contribution The partners are responsible for other science areas, for building, running and maintaining the camera, for data processing.
Impact Papers, public outreach, a facility instrument, PhD theses
 
Description DES 
Organisation University of Edinburgh
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution I lead the X-ray follow-up efforts for the Cluster Working Group.
Collaborator Contribution The partners are responsible for other science areas, for building, running and maintaining the camera, for data processing.
Impact Papers, public outreach, a facility instrument, PhD theses
 
Description DES 
Organisation University of Michigan
Country United States of America 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution I lead the X-ray follow-up efforts for the Cluster Working Group.
Collaborator Contribution The partners are responsible for other science areas, for building, running and maintaining the camera, for data processing.
Impact Papers, public outreach, a facility instrument, PhD theses
 
Description GAMA 
Organisation International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR)
Country Australia, Commonwealth of 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Member of Scientific and Strategic Advisory Council Spectroscopic flux calibration
Collaborator Contribution Project management
Impact Numerous publications
Start Year 2006
 
Description HELP: Herschel Extragalactic Legacy Survey 
Organisation Cardiff University
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Leadership, data and software
Collaborator Contribution data and software
Impact data
Start Year 2014
 
Description HELP: Herschel Extragalactic Legacy Survey 
Organisation European University Cyprus
Country Cyprus, Republic of 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Leadership, data and software
Collaborator Contribution data and software
Impact data
Start Year 2014
 
Description HELP: Herschel Extragalactic Legacy Survey 
Organisation Leiden University
Department Leiden Observatory
Country Netherlands, Kingdom of the 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Leadership, data and software
Collaborator Contribution data and software
Impact data
Start Year 2014
 
Description HELP: Herschel Extragalactic Legacy Survey 
Organisation National Center for Scientific Research (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique CNRS)
Department Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Marseille
Country France, French Republic 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Leadership, data and software
Collaborator Contribution data and software
Impact data
Start Year 2014
 
Description HELP: Herschel Extragalactic Legacy Survey 
Organisation Saclay Nuclear Research Centre
Country France, French Republic 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution Leadership, data and software
Collaborator Contribution data and software
Impact data
Start Year 2014
 
Description HELP: Herschel Extragalactic Legacy Survey 
Organisation University of Cambridge
Department Institute of Astronomy
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Leadership, data and software
Collaborator Contribution data and software
Impact data
Start Year 2014
 
Description HELP: Herschel Extragalactic Legacy Survey 
Organisation University of the Western Cape
Country South Africa, Republic of 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Leadership, data and software
Collaborator Contribution data and software
Impact data
Start Year 2014
 
Description HerMES 
Organisation National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Department Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Country United States of America 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution Co-Led by Seb Oliver
Collaborator Contribution Co-Led by Jamie Bock
Impact 72 refereed journal publications. >2000 citations H-index =27
 
Description L-Galaxies 
Organisation Max Planck Society
Department Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics
Country Germany, Federal Republic of 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution Ongoing design development of the L-Galaxies semi-analytic model
Collaborator Contribution Ongoing design development of the L-Galaxies semi-analytic model; hosting a database of model galaxy data mad available to the astronomical community.
Impact I am not going to list all my relevant publications again here. There should be an option to link to them.
Start Year 2012
 
Description LOFAR Key Surveys 
Organisation Leiden University
Department Astronomy
Country Netherlands, Kingdom of the 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Co-I Survey Design
Collaborator Contribution Huub Rottgering leads
Impact Survey proposal Survey observing plan Early data
Start Year 2006
 
Description Planck collaboration 
Organisation Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris
Country France, French Republic 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Cosmological parameters, likelihood, CMB lensing, Non-Gaussianity and Doppler.
Collaborator Contribution satellite, instruments, data, analysis, other cosmology topics
Impact Planck Collaboration 2013 papers (see paper list)
 
Description Planck collaboration 
Organisation University of Cambridge
Department Institute of Astronomy
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Cosmological parameters, likelihood, CMB lensing, Non-Gaussianity and Doppler.
Collaborator Contribution satellite, instruments, data, analysis, other cosmology topics
Impact Planck Collaboration 2013 papers (see paper list)
 
Description VISTA VIDEO 
Organisation University of Oxford
Department Department of Physics
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Member of management Team
Collaborator Contribution PI
Impact Papers Data Products
Start Year 2006
 
Description Virgo Supercomputing Consortium 
Organisation Durham University
Department Astronomy & Astrophysics
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Founding member; steering group member; code development; project lead.
Collaborator Contribution Provision of supercomputer facilities; joint steering rout membership; code development; multiple project leadership.
Impact Many of the outputs listed separately in this report (I am not going to list them all again here). They will each have an appropriate acknowledgement.
 
Description Virgo Supercomputing Consortium 
Organisation Leiden University
Department Leiden Institute of Physics
Country Netherlands, Kingdom of the 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Founding member; steering group member; code development; project lead.
Collaborator Contribution Provision of supercomputer facilities; joint steering rout membership; code development; multiple project leadership.
Impact Many of the outputs listed separately in this report (I am not going to list them all again here). They will each have an appropriate acknowledgement.
 
Description Virgo Supercomputing Consortium 
Organisation Max Planck Society
Department Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics
Country Germany, Federal Republic of 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution Founding member; steering group member; code development; project lead.
Collaborator Contribution Provision of supercomputer facilities; joint steering rout membership; code development; multiple project leadership.
Impact Many of the outputs listed separately in this report (I am not going to list them all again here). They will each have an appropriate acknowledgement.
 
Description Virgo Supercomputing Consortium 
Organisation University of Manchester
Department Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Founding member; steering group member; code development; project lead.
Collaborator Contribution Provision of supercomputer facilities; joint steering rout membership; code development; multiple project leadership.
Impact Many of the outputs listed separately in this report (I am not going to list them all again here). They will each have an appropriate acknowledgement.
 
Description Virgo Supercomputing Consortium 
Organisation University of Nottingham
Department School of Physics and Astronomy
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Founding member; steering group member; code development; project lead.
Collaborator Contribution Provision of supercomputer facilities; joint steering rout membership; code development; multiple project leadership.
Impact Many of the outputs listed separately in this report (I am not going to list them all again here). They will each have an appropriate acknowledgement.
 
Description XCS 
Organisation Liverpool John Moores University
Department Astrophysics Research Institute
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution XCS is led by myself from Sussex
Collaborator Contribution XCS is a collaboration, my partners play vital science and infrastructure roles
Impact papers, public outreach and PhD theses
 
Description XCS 
Organisation University of Edinburgh
Department School of Physics and Astronomy
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution XCS is led by myself from Sussex
Collaborator Contribution XCS is a collaboration, my partners play vital science and infrastructure roles
Impact papers, public outreach and PhD theses
 
Description XCS 
Organisation University of KwaZulu-Natal
Department Astrophysics and Cosmology Research Unit
Country South Africa, Republic of 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution XCS is led by myself from Sussex
Collaborator Contribution XCS is a collaboration, my partners play vital science and infrastructure roles
Impact papers, public outreach and PhD theses
 
Description XCS 
Organisation University of Manchester
Department School of Physics and Astronomy Manchester
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution XCS is led by myself from Sussex
Collaborator Contribution XCS is a collaboration, my partners play vital science and infrastructure roles
Impact papers, public outreach and PhD theses
 
Description XCS 
Organisation University of Michigan
Department Department of Astronomy
Country United States of America 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution XCS is led by myself from Sussex
Collaborator Contribution XCS is a collaboration, my partners play vital science and infrastructure roles
Impact papers, public outreach and PhD theses
 
Description XCS 
Organisation University of Oxford
Department Department of Physics
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution XCS is led by myself from Sussex
Collaborator Contribution XCS is a collaboration, my partners play vital science and infrastructure roles
Impact papers, public outreach and PhD theses
 
Description XCS 
Organisation University of Porto
Department Physics
Country Portugal, Portuguese Republic 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution XCS is led by myself from Sussex
Collaborator Contribution XCS is a collaboration, my partners play vital science and infrastructure roles
Impact papers, public outreach and PhD theses
 
Description XCS 
Organisation University of Portsmouth
Department Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation (ICG)
Country United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (UK) 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution XCS is led by myself from Sussex
Collaborator Contribution XCS is a collaboration, my partners play vital science and infrastructure roles
Impact papers, public outreach and PhD theses
 
Title CAMB 
Description Calculates numerical predictions for cosmological power spectra 
Type Of Technology Software 
Year Produced 2014 
Impact Used for most cosmological parameter analyses, including WMAP and Planck. 
URL http://camb.info/
 
Title Cosmomc 
Description Cosmological (and more general) parameter estimation by Markov Chain Monte Carlo 
Type Of Technology Software 
Year Produced 2014 
Impact Widely used internationally, e.g. in Planck results 
URL http://cosmologist.info/cosmomc/
 
Title DESPOHOT 
Description Simultaneously fits point sources in a map at the position of known sources 
Type Of Technology Software 
Year Produced 2014 
Impact Academic papers and Herschel data products 
URL https://github.com/H-E-L-P/DESPHOT
 
Title XID 
Description Simultaneously fits point sources in a map at the position of known sources. 
Type Of Technology Software 
Year Produced 2014 
Impact Academic papers and data products from Herschel data. 
URL https://github.com/H-E-L-P/XID_basic
 
Description Admissions materials for Sussex physics department 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Schools
Results and Impact Hundreds of people (prospective students and parents) have accessed materials that feature photographs from the supported activity (telescope run in Arizona in 2008). The reason these photographs are used is because I took an undergraduate with me to the telescope.

Our UG applications have increased 50% year on year for 2 years. This is NOT only due to the materials mentioned here, but everything plays a part.

Please note my answer to 5.9 is not correct, since various method were used, but there is no "other" option.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2008,2009,2010,2011
 
Description Articles in magazines 
Form Of Engagement Activity A magazine, newsletter or online publication
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact led to more invitations to give talks

publications: Viva Lewis, Space magazine, Financial Times, Argus

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Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014
 
Description BBC Sussex 
Form Of Engagement Activity A press release, press conference or response to a media enquiry/interview
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact talked about DES

don't know
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2012,2013
 
Description London Student Conferences - Physics Day 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Type Of Presentation Keynote/Invited Speaker
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Schools
Results and Impact ~40 A-level students from schools across London attended this conference at the Royal National Hotel, designed to inspire students to broaden their study beyond the pure A-level curriculum. Questions and discussion followed.

Slides + recorded presentation made available to attendees for follow-up work.

Disseminates results of research, links to the curriculum and promotes physics as a career.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2014
 
Description Participation in BBC Nature programme 
Form Of Engagement Activity A press release, press conference or response to a media enquiry/interview
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Media (as a channel to the public)
Results and Impact I don't know how large the audience was, but I have had more than 100 queries from members of the public (mostly UK and USA, but also India)

I have been invited to give a public talks by a variety of organisations, including science festivals. These are mostly in the local area, but also in Cambridge, Oxford and Bath.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014
 
Description Public talk 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact Talk to Lewes astronomers, South Downs Astronomical Society, Vectis Astronomical Society, local schools, ...

Report on most recent talk (22 Feb 2013) appeared in newsletter of Vectis Astronomical Society
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity Pre-2006,2006,2007,2008,
 
Description School talks 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Type Of Presentation Workshop Facilitator
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Schools
Results and Impact Multiple (2-3 per year) talks/interactive sessions:
At schools in the region
As part of the Sussex Physics "Schools Lab" programme
Disseminating results of research, linking to the curriculum and promoting physics as a career.

May have contributed to large increase in Physics UG recruitment in the region (far above the national average).
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2011,2012,2013,2014,2015
 
Description School visits 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an open day or visit at my research institution
Part Of Official Scheme? Yes
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Schools
Results and Impact Presentation & discussion

Regular visits
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2009,2010,2011,2012,2013
URL http://www.sussex.ac.uk/physics/outreach/schoolslab
 
Description School visits/interactions various locations in SE England 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? Yes
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Schools
Results and Impact total of ~300 pupils (in groups ranging in size from 10 to 100), plenty of discussions afterwards

Schools Lab
Schools talks
Skype sessions from CTIO

I helped a school attract speakers for their science enhancement programme.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014
 
Description Talk (public, Sussex) 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Type Of Presentation Keynote/Invited Speaker
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact 300 people (public, colleagues, university students, and school students) attended my professorial inaugural lecture "Gone in a Yoctosecond: a Rough Guide to the Big Bang").

Stream available on Sussex web: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/newsandevents/sussexlectures/2013
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2013
 
Description Talks to schools 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Type Of Presentation Keynote/Invited Speaker
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Schools
Results and Impact ~2 talks/year to A-Level students in groups in ~10 each visiting Sussex as part of the "Schools Lab" outreach programme. Questions and discussions followed.

May have contributed to large increase in Physics UG recruitment in the region (far above the national average).

Disseminates results of research, links to the curriculum and promotes physics as a career.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2012,2013
 
Description talks to members of the public (various locations in UK, also in Arizona, Michigan and Chile) 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? Yes
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact roughly 1000 persons total (in groups ranging in size from 30 to 200), plenty of discussion afterwards

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Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2009,2010,2011,2012,2013