The University of Southampton

Welcome to SHEP, the Southampton High Energy Physics theory group in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Southampton.

The SHEP group explores the underlying theories of particle physics from collider phenomenology to string theory and from lattice QCD to beyond the Standard Model physics and cosmology. Explore these pages to find out more about our work.

  • 16 September 2021

    International partnership explores strategies...

    Our physicists are collaborating with experts in Croatia?s largest multidisciplinary scientific research centre to help unlock understanding of Dark Matter.

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  • 20 April 2021

    Southampton physicists inspire next generation...

    Inspirational lectures delivered by physicists from the University of Southampton are setting Italian school pupils on a pathway to pioneering scientific careers.

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  • 24 September 2020

    New calculation refines comparison of matter...

    An international collaboration of theoretical physicists, including Professor Chris Sachrajda from the University of Southampton, has published a new calculation that bolsters efforts to explain of the predominance of matter over antimatter in the universe.

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