About the AIP

  • representing and promoting the physics community to government and other legislative or policy-making bodies
  • organising meetings and conferences on research and professional topics;
  • promoting and supporting physics teaching and education in schools, colleges and universities;
  • encouraging investment in government and industrial research;
  • setting and supporting professional standards and qualifications in physics;
  • identifying and supporting the needs of physicists in all sectors of employment;
  • recognising distinguished contributions to physics.

To learn more, have a look at our AIP Member Benefits and Services.

The history of the AIP was presented in the magazine in 2007 & 2008: Part 1, Part 2 &Part 3.

List of AIP Executive members since its formation.