Australian University Rankings Guide

Physical Sciences ERA Research Rankings

The Australian Universities Physical Sciences ERA research rankings covers a number of subfields, involving Astronomical and Space Sciences, Atomic, Molecular, Nuclear, Particle and Plasma Physics, Classical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Optical Physics, Quantum Physics, and Other Physical Sciences, which can be accessed individually from below the table.

Physical Sciences ERA Research Rankings
RankUniversityBreadth %Depth %Tally
1 University of Sydney 100 94.3 33
2 Australian National University 85.7 93.3 28
3 University of Melbourne 71.4 100 25
=4 Monash University 57.1 100 20
=4 University of Queensland 57.1 100 20
=4 University of Western Australia 57.1 100 20
=7 Swinburne University of Technology 57.1 95 19
=7 University of New South Wales 57.1 95 19
=9 Griffith University 42.9 100 15
=9 University of Adelaide 42.9 100 15
=9 University of Technology Sydney 42.9 100 15
=12 Macquarie University 42.9 93.3 14
=12 University of Newcastle 42.9 93.3 14
14 University of Wollongong 57.1 70 14
15 Curtin University 42.9 86.7 13
=16 La Trobe University 28.6 100 10
=16 Queensland University of Technology 28.6 100 10
18 Flinders University 28.6 80 8
=19 Charles Sturt University 14.3 100 5
=19 University of Southern Queensland 14.3 100 5
=21 James Cook University 14.3 80 4
=21 Murdoch University 14.3 80 4
=21 University of Tasmania 14.3 80 4
24 Western Sydney University 14.3 60 3

Physical Sciences Subfield Area Rankings:


- Astronomical and Space Sciences Research Rankings

- Atomic, Molecular, Nuclear, Particle and Plasma Physics Research Rankings

- Classical Physics Research Rankings

- Condensed Matter Physics Research Rankings

- Optical Physics Research Rankings

- Other Physical Sciences Research Rankings

- Quantum Physics Research Rankings


ERA Research Rankings Submenu


- ERA 2018 Outcomes Research Rankings List

- ERA 2018 Research Rankings Analysis

- ERA 2018 Individual University Outcomes List

- ERA List of Research Fields Rankings

- ERA Journal Rankings 2018 List



ERA Research Ranking Physical Sciences Journals


The research rankings for the Physical Sciences field are based on research published in journals throughout the world. The following page shows the:

- List of Physical Sciences Ranking Journals

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- Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences Research Rankings

- Biological Sciences Research Rankings

- Built Environment and Design Research Rankings

- Chemical Sciences Research Rankings

- Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services Research Rankings

- Earth Sciences Research Rankings

- Economics Research Rankings

- Education Research Rankings

- Engineering Research Rankings

- Environmental Sciences Research Rankings

- History and Archaeology Research Rankings

- Information and Computing Sciences Research Rankings

- Language, Communication and Culture Research Rankings

- Law and Legal Studies Research Rankings

- Mathematical Sciences Research Rankings

- Medical and Health Sciences Research Rankings

- Philosophy and Religious Studies Research Rankings

- Psychology and Cognitive Sciences Research Rankings

- Studies In Creative Arts and Writing Research Rankings

- Studies In Human Society Research Rankings

- Technology Research Rankings


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