UNSW School of Physics

Richard Bryant

Australia's oldest learned society recognises UNSW Sydney researchers with prestigious awards for 2020.

Professor Paul Curmi

In an Australian first, UNSW Sydney's Paul Curmi will use a European Research Council Synergy grant to develop an artificial biological molecular engine.

The universe

Not only does a universal constant seem annoyingly inconstant at the outer fringes of the cosmos, it occurs in only one direction, which is downright weird.

scientific research funding

More than $4.4 million has been awarded to six UNSW projects under the Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities scheme.

The world's most precise clock might be made as small as a wristwatch with a new design proposed by an international team of physicists.