Astronomy Research in Durham:

PHD in Cosmology

Study Space / October 28, 2017

MPhil in Astronomy fees

Home UK/EU students: £4, 1211
Channel Island and Isle of Man students: £4, 1212
Overseas students: £18, 3003

1 The fee shown is for the academic year 2016.
2 The fee shown is for the academic year 2016.
3 The fee shown is for the academic year 2016.

PhD in Astronomy fees

Home UK/EU students: £4, 1211
Channel Island and Isle of Man students: £4, 1212
Overseas students: £18, 3003

1 The fee shown is for the academic year 2016.
2 The fee shown is for the academic year 2016.
3 The fee shown is for the academic year 2016.

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Our research focuses on extragalactic astrophysics and cosmology.

Dr Christian Byrnes

Research interests: Black Holes, Cosmology, Extra-Galactic Astronomy & Cosmology, Particle astrophysics

Prof Seb Oliver

Research interests: Astronomy, Astronomy & Space Science Technologies, Astronomy - observation, Cosmology, Data analysis, Data Mining, Medical Imaging, Medical Informatics

Prof Kathy Romer

Research interests: Astronomy, Astronomy & Space Science Technologies, Astronomy - observation, Cosmology, Data Mining

Dr Mark Sargent

Research interests: Astronomy - observation, Astrophysics, Data Mining, Extra-Galactic Astronomy & Cosmology, Physics

Prof Peter Thomas

Research interests: Direct Numerical Simulation, Extra-Galactic Astronomy & Cosmology, Hydrodynamics

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