Quota Studentships

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

Abstract

Doctoral Training Partnerships: a range of postgraduate training is funded by the Research Councils. For information on current funding routes, see the common terminology at www.rcuk.ac.uk/StudentshipTerminology. Training grants may be to one organisation or to a consortia of research organisations. This portal will show the lead organisation only.

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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 2009
Sector Education
Impact Types Cultural

 
Description Seedcorn study grant
Amount £15,750 (GBP)
Organisation Leeds Beckett University 
Sector Academic/University
Country United Kingdom
Start 03/2014 
End 09/2014
 
Description DES 
Organisation Dark Energy Survey (DES)
Department Interinstitutional Laboratory of Astronomy (LIneA)
Country Brazil 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 XCS 
Organisation Liverpool John Moores University
Department Astrophysics Research Institute
Country United Kingdom 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 XMM Cluster Survey 
Organisation Liverpool John Moores University
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Scientific leadership and collaboration
Collaborator Contribution Scientific collaboration
Impact ~20 journal articles, 10 PhD theses
 
Description XMM Cluster Survey 
Organisation University of Edinburgh
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Scientific leadership and collaboration
Collaborator Contribution Scientific collaboration
Impact ~20 journal articles, 10 PhD theses
 
Description XMM Cluster Survey 
Organisation University of Michigan
Country United States 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Scientific leadership and collaboration
Collaborator Contribution Scientific collaboration
Impact ~20 journal articles, 10 PhD theses
 
Description XMM Cluster Survey 
Organisation University of Portsmouth
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Scientific leadership and collaboration
Collaborator Contribution Scientific collaboration
Impact ~20 journal articles, 10 PhD theses