Physics at Loughborough is an international community of academic staff and students, active in cutting edge research and industry engagement. Our physicists are deeply involved in both fundamental research and in shaping the next generation of technologies that will transform the world around us.

Cutting edge courses

Accredited by the Institute of Physics

Impactful research

Academic expertise and research is central to our culture

Excellent facilities

Home of the state-of-the-art STEMLab

Study with us

We offer a range of opportunities for undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD studies. Whatever your aspirations, find out more today.

Research and innovation

Impactful research and innovation is central to the culture of our department. Our staff are actively engaged in both theoretical and applied research, industry projects and collaborations with Loughborough colleagues and partners across the world.

Our research

Research spotlights

Find out more about some of the game-changing research happening in physics at Loughborough.

Research spotlights


Discover more about innovation activities within the Department of Physics.


Research themes

Explore the range of research within our Department.

Our research themes

Academic staff

Our department is home to dynamic community of academic staff, research students and visiting fellows drawn from around the world. We strive to create an inclusive, collegiate, and academically stimulating environment.