Content tailored for IOP Members

We have developed this section to specifically cater for IOP Members.

Here you will find useful links to tailored content from around the website.

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Physics in the Field

There are lots of opportunities to volunteer and be part of IOP activities.


IOP in your area

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Find out about the latest news and events in your local area


Special interest groups

Groups and Divisions

Be at the heart of the physics community by joining one of the 50 member-led Groups

University Student Community

University student community

The IOP University Student Community is a network to support physics and astronomy students throughout the UK and Ireland. They believe one of the best ways to do this is by supporting societies, as they are best placed to directly support students within their universities. The way that USN tries to do this is by bringing societies together to allow them to share ideas, network and improve


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Becoming Chartered

Chartered status


Chartered status is the ultimate mark of professionalism and commitment for a physicist. Apply online today.

Physics Policy

Physics advocacy programme

Physics policy

Explore the ways you can influence physics policy decisions.

Other IOP websites

Jobs for physicists in a wide range of academic and industrial sectors

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The Institute acquired the Royal Charter in 1970

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