Jointly based at the Universities of Bristol and Bath, our Centre for Doctoral Training aims to train students across a broad range of disciplines in the field of hard condensed matter physics, encompassing experiment, theory, fundamental physics and device applications.


Are you a new student starting with CDT-CMP in Sept 2016?

See our website for new postgraduates. The CDT-CMP will contact you over the summer with details of Welcome Week activities.

Research themes

  • Superconductors
  • Novel magnetic materials
  • Single atomic layer crystals (graphene and related 2D materials)
  • Plasmonic structures
  • Metamaterials
  • Power electronics
  • Optoelectronics
  • Instrumentation and sensor development

What is it like being a student?