PhD studies at Aphys

Welcome to the webpages for PhD studies at the Department of Applied Physics

Here you can find guidelines, updated forms and information on routines and procedures for doctoral studies at our department. The menu to the left provides links to more specific information concerning: PhD admission, individual study-plan updates and timelines for PhD defense, as well as on the offer of courses at PhD level and other Ph.D. activities.

For any questions, feedback and further enquiries you're welcome to get in touch with the current Directors of Doctoral Studies at (the new) Applied Physics:

  • Katia Gallo (, room A3:1003, AlbaNova 3rd floor, tel: 073 765 23 15) - for students and supervisors of the 'old' Aphys groups;
  • Sergei Popov (, Electrum-Kista, tel: +46 8 790 42 73) - for MNF students and supervisors;

We are part of the KTH - Doctoral Program in Physics (Program Director: Pär Olsson). You can read more about the program on the  program homepage.

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