Welcome to the Institute for Particle Physics Phenomenology

The IPPP was founded in 1999 as the UK’s national centre for particle phenomenology, researching the properties and behaviour of the most fundamental building blocks of nature. Since then, we have grown to become one of the largest particle phenomenology groups in the world. Our research sits at the interface between theoretical particle physics and experiments ranging from particle colliders to gravitational wave detectors. We host an extensive programme of workshops and conferences for the international particle physics community, helping to shape the future of particle physics in the UK. Promoting public understanding of fundamental physics is also central to the IPPP’s goals, particularly with outreach to schools and teachers as well as online content.

Recent IPPP Preprints

Pulak Banerjee, Tim Engel, Nicolas Schalch, Adrian Signer, Yannick Ulrich

Xuan Chen, Thomas Gehrmann, Nigel Glover, Alexander Huss, Tong-Zhi Yang, Hua Xing Zhu

Alessandro Broggio, Sebastian Jaskiewicz, Leonardo Vernazza


April 13, 2021

This is a great success for the particle physics community (https://news.fnal.gov/2021/04/first-results-from-fermilabs-muon-g-2-expe...)! The IPPP is very proud that Alan Martin has contributed to...

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April 7, 2021

Our PhD student James Whitehead has completed his PhD after defended it in a remote viva. Congratulations to him! His thesis title is "The Production of Pairs of Isolated Photons at Higher Orders...

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Forthcoming Workshops

September 5, 2021 - September 17, 2021

September 6, 2021 - September 17, 2021

Forthcoming Seminars