PhD projects 2016
PhD projects offered for starting in 2016 are listed below. Click on the project title to see a description of the project. You are encouraged to email directly the project supervisor to discuss it with them.
Email address (to be appended with @manchester.ac.uk) is shown in square brackets below the supervisor name.
If you have ideas of your own for potential projects then please contact either a member of staff working within the relevant research area or else email the JBCA PhD admissions officer, Dr. Michael Keith [Michael.Keith] who can put you in contact with a member of staff.
|Primary Supervisor||Project Title||Description||Research Types||Funding|
|Prof. Stappers [Ben.Stappers]||Searching for pulsars and fast transients with MeerKAT||Finding pulsars and fast transients with the next generation of radio telescopes.||Pulsars, Instrumentation, Computational Astrophysics.||STFC|
|Prof. Davis [Richard.Davis]||Galactic Foregrounds and their relevance to the Cosmic Microwave Background||With the increases in sensitivity of CMB experiments Foregrounds become more and more important.||Cosmology and the early Universe, Observational||STFC|
|... More coming soon. Please do contact us if you have your own project ideas.|