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Michael Moore, FRS


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I am currently studying the controversial topic of structural glasses.  Any student (brave) enough to want to work in this field is urged to contact me.



BA Oxford 1964

DPhil  Oxford 1967

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I came to the University of Manchester as a Professor of Theoretical Physics in 1976. From 1971-1976 I was a lecturer at the University of Sussex. Between 1969 and 1971 I was a Research Fellow of Magdalen Colllege Oxford and in the previous two years I was a post-doc at the University of Illinois.

I have served two periods  as Head of Department.

Research interests

  • Theory of disordered systems: glasses and spin glasses.
  • The effects of topology and geometry in condensed matter physics.
  • Dynamical problems in statistical physics.
  • The use of statistical physics ideas in problems outside physics.


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