Particle physics

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NEWS January 2018

We are pleased to announce the fourth year of The Kavli-IPMU Oxford DPhil Fellowships: Full details

Research themes

High-energy frontier physics

Exploring fundamental physics with high-energy colliders

Group Leaders



Neville Harnew, Malcolm John, Sneha Malde, Guy Wilkinson


Accelerator Neutrinos

The group studies the properties of neutrinos, one of the most abundant particles in the Universe.

Group Leaders Giles Barr, Steve Biller, Alfons Weber, David Wark

DUNE and MicroBooNE

MINOS / MINOS+ (finished)

Alfons Weber


Steve Biller


Antonin Vacheret


Giles Barr, Alfons Weber

Dark matter

Dark matter searches aim to identify what comprises the bulk of the universe's matter density.

Group Leaders Hans Kraus

Applications & Innovations

Group Leaders Richard Nickerson, Antonin Vacheret, Neville Harnew

Applications of Fast Pixel Detectors

Richard Nickerson

MARS Project

Antonin Vacheret, Alfons Weber


Neville Harnew