Durham Astronomy Research Cluster
Durham University is one of the UK's leading centres for astronomical research with world-class groups working in a wide range of fields covering the observational, theoretical and instrumentation aspects of astronomy.
Durham is ranked joint fifth globally in terms of the number of highly-cited researchers in Space Sciences (which covers research into astronomy and astrophysics), according to the most recent league table from Clarivate Analytics.
There are 28 academic staff across the combined astronomy groups, with over 100 postdocs, postgraduate students and support and technical staff involved in astronomy research. The Durham Astronomy Research Cluster hosts the following groups:
Contact DetailsDepartment of Physics,
Durham DH1 3LE
Tel: 44 (0)191 3343635