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School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences

About us

The School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences at UTS brings together a vibrant research and teaching culture with a diversity interests in areas such as Medicinal Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Forensics, Applied Physics, Nanotechnology, Biomedical Physics, Advanced Materials, Mathematics, Statistics and Modelling.

Our structure

The School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences is led by the Head of School, Professor Anthony Dooley and is supported by:

A group of professional staff support the School executives and they are: 

Contact us

The School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences is located on Level 5 in Buildings 4 and 7.


Building 4 (CB04)
Corner of Thomas St and Harris St
(opposite ABC Ultimo Harris St and Ultimo TAFE in Thomas St)
Ultimo NSW

Building 7 (CB07)
638 Jones Street, Broadway
Ultimo NSW


Postal address:
PO Box 123
Broadway, NSW 2007

See School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences staff.


lab on a chip

Lab on a chip

The development of a portable forensics laboratory, "lab on a chip" to allow police agencies to uncover real time information at the crime scene is an amazing invention.

Watch the Lab on a chip video


Professor Dayong Jin is director of a $3.7 million ARC Industrial Transformation Hub whose objective is to develop portable diagnostic devices with superior detection capabilities

Harnessing light for a healthcare revolution

Professor Dayong Jin envisions a future where portable diagnostic devices will be as ubiquitous as smartphones, where scientists can peer inside individual cells, and where diseases can be detected before they infect our bodies.