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.

  • 17 March 2022

    Southampton to host prestigious international...

    Hundreds of the world's top particle physicists will gather at Southampton when Physics and Astronomy hosts a prestigious international conference.

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  • 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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