School of Chemistry & Physics

Prof Arthur Hughes

Professor Emeritus

Director of AMIGO Antarctic programme 1992-2010 

National Committees: COSPAR (Chair), SCOSTEP (Chair), IAGA, IAU 

International Committees: COSPAR Finance Committee 

University: Astronomical Society (Chair and Founder), Forum (Chair), Senate 

Research Collaborations: British Antarctic Survey, Alven Laboratory, KTH Stockholm, Eotvos University, Budapest 

79 research publications, co-edited 1 book 

Research interests

  • Geospace Physics
  • VLF radio waves, Magnetosphere
  • Ionosphere
  • Plasma Physics