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School of Physics and Astronomy

PhD Projects

Project Title Supervisor
Search for Magnetic Monopoles Adrian Bevan Jon Hays
Applications of machine learning to Higgs physics Adrian Bevan, Seth Zenz
Applications and extensions of exceptional field theory David Berman
Open-channel metal-organic frameworks Alan Drew
Detector Development Adrian Bevan, Seth Zenz
Exciton dynamics in organic semiconductors Alan Drew
Associated Higgs and Z Boson Production in Final States with B Quarks and Leptons Ulla Blumenschein
New Structures in Quantum Field Theory Matthew Buican
Scattering Amplitudes and Ambitwistor Strings Ricardo Monteiro
Search for the Higgs Boson in its Decay to B-Quarks Jon Hays
Gravity as a Double Copy of Gauge Theory Ricardo Monteiro
Exact results in D≥4 Supersymmetric Field Theories Costis Papageorgakis
Spectral separation of optical signals below diffraction limit Andrei Sapelkin
Combinatorics and representation theory in gauge-string duality Sanjaye Ramgoolam
Collective dynamics and pair correlations in atomic and colloidal crystals across coupling regimes Andrei Sapelkin
Black holes in String theory Rodolfo Russo
Search for Higgs Boson Decays to Muons Eram Rizvi
Atomic structure and optical properties of ultra-small quantum dots Andrei Sapelkin
High Precision Electroweak Tests of The Standard Model Eram Rizvi
Next-to-soft radiation at the LHC Christopher White
Supersymmetry Searches with The Atlas Detector Marcella Bona
QCD meets gravity Christopher White
Dark Matter Searches with The Atlas Detector Marcella Bona
Searching for new physics with top quarks Christopher White
Scattering amplitudes: New formulations and Applications Dr Congkao Wen
Production of a Z Boson in association with B and C Quarks at ATLAS Ulla Blumenschein
SEARCH FOR A MASSIV HIGGS BOSON WITH THE ATLAS DETECTOR AT THE LHC Ulla Blumenschein
PRODUCTION OF A Z BOSON IN ASSOCIATION WITH JETS AT ATLAS Ulla Blumenschein
Measuring neutrino oscillations with the NOvA and T2K experiments Linda Cremonesi
Measuring neutrinos interacting with two nucleons simultaneously at NOvA Linda Cremonesi
A high-pressure gas argon Time Projection Chamber to study neutrino interactions Linda Cremonesi
Applications and extensions of exceptional field theory David Berman
ATLAS Silicon Tracker (ITK) Upgrade Adrian Bevan
Collisional Evolution of Planets and Satellites Craig Agnor
Cosmology with gravitational waves Dr Tessa Baker
Disc-planet interactions in non-isothermal discs Sijme-Jan Paardekooper
Dust-gas interactions and the signatures of planets in discs Sijme-Jan Paardekooper
Early Universe Physics Karim Malik David Mulryne
Exploring the Sun's Plasma Environment with the Parker Solar Probe Spacecraft Dr Chris Chen
Foundations of relativistic cosmology Timothy Clifton
Frontiers of Precision Cosmology Timothy Clifton Karim Malik
Generalised Geometry in M-theory David Berman
Mapping the cosmic horizon with next-generation surveys Phil Bull
Measurement of low mass dimuon pairs Eram Rizvi
Measurement of the Drell-Yan cross section Eram Rizvi
Measurements of HIGGS Boson Production Kinematics Seth Zenz
Particle acceleration in shocks and turbulence in astrophysics David Burgess
Planet formation by gravitational instabilities Sijme-Jan Paardekooper
Planet formation in stellar clusters Tom Haworth Other team members: Giulia Ballabio (PDRA), Lin Qiao (PhD student)
Planetary formation and migration Richard Nelson
Radiation Hard CMOS Pixel Technology Studies Adrian Bevan
Relativistic Cosmology in the Era of Large Scale Surveys Chris Clarkson
Scattering Amplitudes and Novel Approaches to Field Theory Andreas Brandhuber, Bill Spence, Gabriele Travaglini
Search for Micro Black Hole Production at the LHC Eram Rizvi
Search For Z' Resonances Eram Rizvi
SOLAR PLASMA PHYSICS David Burgess David Tsiklauri
Study of Rare B Decays at ATLAS Marcella Bona
SURVEY ASTRONOMY Will Sutherland
Unveiling Cosmic Dawn and the Epoch of Reionisation with HERA Phil Bull