The UK Theory of Condensed Matter Summer School

Lead Research Organisation: University College London
Department Name: Physics and Astronomy


The aim of this project is to continue and further develop the highly successful UK Theory of Condensed Matter Summer School, which plays an essential role in the training of UK graduate students in this area and in the general life of the UK condensed-matter physics community.

Planned Impact

Who will benefit from this research?

employers in a range of fields, both academic and commercial

How will they benefit from this research?

Students trained in a wide range of condensed matter disciplines and also made aware of a broader context of their research via courses on industrial applications and quantum technologies will be well placed to address open research problems including big challenges facing the society. At the same time they gain problem solving skills relevant for industry.


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Description this is a summer school not a research grant
the school has been very successful, we received a very positive student feedback
Exploitation Route the school series will hopefully continue well into the future years
Sectors Education

Description educational impact, it is a successful summer school series, highly valued in the community
First Year Of Impact 2014
Sector Education
Impact Types Cultural,Societal