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  Development of novel statistical methods and application to searches for New Physics using the ATLAS detector at the LHC
  Prof G Cowan
Applications accepted all year round

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The long-established RHUL ATLAS group has extensive expertise in physics (Higgs, top quark and exotic signatures involving electrons), statistical methods, as well as trigger and data acquisition systems.
  Higgs boson production in association with top quarks using the ATLAS detector at the LHC
  Prof P Teixeira-Dias
Applications accepted all year round

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The long-established RHUL ATLAS group is renowned for its expertise in physics (Higgs, top quark and exotic signatures involving electrons), statistical methods as well as trigger and data acquisition systems.
  Measurements of top quark cross-section using the ATLAS detector at the LHC
  Prof V Boisvert
Applications accepted all year round

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The long-established RHUL ATLAS group is renowned for its expertise in physics (Higgs, top quark and exotic signatures involving electrons), statistical methods as well as trigger and data acquisition systems.
  Searching for exotics signatures in data containing two electrons collected by the ATLAS detector at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN.
  Dr T Berry
Applications accepted all year round

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The long-established RHUL ATLAS group is renowned for its expertise in physics (Higgs, top quark and exotic signatures involving electrons), statistical methods as well as trigger and data acquisition systems.
  Radiation effects modelling in silicon detector technologies for use in LHC experiments and beyond
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Dr I Dawson
Applications accepted all year round

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The Sheffield ATLAS group is world leading in understanding the effects of radiation on silicon detector technologies. The radiation environments found in modern high energy collider experiments would seriously impact the physics discovery potential if not properly taken into account.
  PhD in Instrumentation/Electronics: Development of a Novel Portable Ion Mobility Spectrometer
  Dr S Maher
Applications accepted all year round

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Ion mobility spectrometry (IMS) is a versatile analytical technique that allows general-purpose chemical detection and measurement.
  ARGONCUBE – Design, Construction and Test of the Liquid Argon Near Detector for the DUNE Neutrino Experiment
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Prof N Spooner
Applications accepted all year round

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In association with the giant 10 kton DUNE (Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment) liquid argon neutrino detector being built at Homestake there will need to be a smaller Near Detector at Fermilab.
  COSINE-100 - Search for Dark Matter Annual Modulation
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Prof N Spooner
Applications accepted all year round

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The Sheffield group has pioneered the search for dark matter using Sodium Iodide crystals and is now participating in the search for a galactic particle dark matter signals using the so-called annual modulation signal as part of the new COSINE-100 experiment in South Korea.
  Cosmic-Ray Muons in Different Applications
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Dr V Kudryavtsev
Applications accepted all year round

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Cosmic-ray muons are known to be useful in applications beyond particle astrophysics. They have helped with mapping structure of volcanoes and with finding voids in various geological structures.
  Dark Matter Search with the LZ Experiment
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Dr V Kudryavtsev
Applications accepted all year round

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LUX-ZEPLIN (LZ) is a project to build and operate a high-sensitivity dark matter experiment in the deep mine at SURF (South Dakota, USA) able to probe most of the WIMP parameter space region free from neutrino background.
  Neutrino Oscillation Study and Proton Decay Search with DUNE
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Dr V Kudryavtsev
Applications accepted all year round

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DUNE is a large international project to design, construct and operate a multi-kiloton scale liquid argon detector for neutrino physics, neutrino astrophysics and a search for physics beyond the Standard Model.
  NUCLEAR Radiation Assay Instrumentation with Industry
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Prof N Spooner
Applications accepted all year round

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This PhD. project concerns the development of new ultra-sensitive nuclear radiation and assay detector technology to be conducted with close links to the UK defence, homeland security and nuclear sector.
  RATRACK - Directional Sensitive Nuclear Recoil Detectors for Homeland Security and Environmental Radon Assay
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Prof N Spooner
Applications accepted all year round

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The Sheffield particle physics group is acknowledged by the UK research council STFC as having one of the best programmes of spin-out activity designed for using particle physics technology in industry and for society.
  WATCHMAN – 6 kton Neutrino Experiment for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Supernova Detection
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Prof N Spooner
Applications accepted all year round

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The Sheffield group is playing a leading part in a US-UK collaboration that is building a 6 kton neutrino detector in the UK at the Boulby Underground Laboratory.
  Laser Driven Relativistic Particle Acceleration
  Prof S Jamison
Applications accepted all year round

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We seek a PhD candidate to undertake computational and theoretical research on laser driven relativistic particle beam acceleration.
  Dark Matter Direct Detection with DarkSide
  Prof J Monroe
Applications accepted all year round

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The Centre for Particle Physics at Royal Holloway is offering a PhD opportunity to search for dark matter with the DarkSide-20k experiment.
  Fully Funded European Research Council PhD Scholarship: Controlling and Studying Rotational Quantum States of Molecules During Molecule-Surface Collisions
  Prof G Alexandrowicz, Dr D Roy
Application Deadline: 15 April 2020

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This scholarship is funded by Swansea University and the European Research Council (ERC). Project Supervisors. Supervisor 1. Professor Gil Alexandrowicz, Department of Chemistry.
  Experimental Demonstration of Terahertz-Driven Particle Acceleration
  Dr D Graham, Dr R Appleby, Dr S Jamison, Dr G Burt
Applications accepted all year round

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There is growing interest in the use of laser-generated terahertz (THz) radiation sources to reduce the scale of today’s particle accelerators with the ultimate dream of producing compact laboratory-sized machines for applications ranging from versatile x-ray sources to medical treatment.
  Machine-learning in Secondary Emission Monitor (SEM) optimization
  Prof C Welsch, Dr J Resta-Lopez
Application Deadline: 30 April 2020

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Secondary Emission Monitors (SEMs) are used at accelerator facilities around the world to characterize charged particle beams. You will work on the optimization of monitor design, implementation, operation and in particular image analysis.
  Event-based Micromagnetic Simulation of Spintronic Devices
  Prof A Brown
Application Deadline: 31 August 2020

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Supervisor. Prof Andrew Brown. Co-supervisor Dr Mark Vousden. Project description. POETS - Partial Ordered Event Triggered Systems - technology is based on the idea of an extremely large number (millions) of small cores, embedded in a fast, bespoke, hardware, parallel communications infrastructure - the core mesh.
  NEUROSCAPE - a Virtual Reality Artificial Environment for simulated neural development studies
  Research Group: Sustainable Electronic Technologies
  Prof A Brown
Application Deadline: 31 August 2020

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Supervisor. Prof Andrew Brown. Co-supervisor Dr Graeme Bragg, Professor John Chad. Project description.
  Protein ghost recognition using deep learning
  Research Group: Sustainable Electronic Technologies
  Prof A Brown
Application Deadline: 31 August 2020

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Supervisor. Prof Andrew Brown. Project description. POETS (Partially Ordered Event Triggered Systems) technology is based on the idea of an extremely large number (millions) of small processing cores, embedded in a fast, bespoke, hardware, parallel communications infrastructure – the core mesh.
  Real-time simulation of large neural aggregates
  Research Group: Sustainable Electronic Technologies
  Prof A Brown
Application Deadline: 31 August 2020

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Supervisor. Prof Andrew Brown. Co-supervisor Dr Graeme Bragg,. Project description.
  Runtime Performance and Energy Optimisation of Massively Parallel Asynchronous Systems
  Research Group: Sustainable Electronic Technologies
  Prof A Brown
Application Deadline: 31 August 2020

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Supervisor. Prof Andrew Brown. Co-supervisor Dr Graeme Bragg. Project description. POETS - Partial Ordered Event Triggered Systems - technology is based on the idea of an extremely large number (millions) of small cores, embedded in a fast, bespoke, hardware, parallel communications infrastructure - the core mesh.
  ATLAS / Data Analysis: investigating the nature of electroweak symmetry breaking and searching for new physics phenomena using diboson measurements.
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Dr K Lohwasser
Applications accepted all year round

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A position is open for an enthusiastic PhD student to conduct research at the energy frontier at the ATLAS experiment. The main topic is to investigate further the nature of electroweak symmetry breaking and to search for new physics phenomena using diboson measurements.
  CYGNUS - Global Search for Dark Matter Particles with Directionality
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Prof N Spooner
Applications accepted all year round

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Sheffield is a key player in the world-leading dark matter experiment CYGNUS that is seeking a unique directional signal for Weakly Interacting Massive Particles (WIMPs), the favoured candidate to explain the missing dark matter of the Universe.
  Detector Development (ATLAS/Silicon): developing silicon sensor technologies in use at the energy frontier at the ATLAS experiment
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Dr K Lohwasser
Applications accepted all year round

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A position is open for an enthusiastic PhD student to conduct research in developing silicon sensor technologies in use at the energy.
  DUNE – Design and Optimisation of The Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment at Fermilabing Update by Supervisor
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Prof N Spooner
Applications accepted all year round

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DUNE is the a billion dollar international neutrino experiment in which a beam of neutrinos will be fired from Fermilab, USA to a 10 kton liquid argon detector built 1300 km away in a new underground facility at Homestake, S.
  ProtoDUNE – Liquid Argon Experiment for the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment DUNE - Optimisation and Data Analysis
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Prof N Spooner
Applications accepted all year round

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ProtoDUNE is a 770 ton liquid argon detector constructed at CERN as a test-bed for the huge DUNE experiment, a billion dollar international neutrino experiment in which a beam of neutrinos will be fired from Fermilab, USA to a 10 kton liquid argon detector in the Homestake mine, S.
  RADON Assay Instrumentation with Industry
  Research Group: Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics
  Prof N Spooner
Applications accepted all year round

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Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that is of increasing interest in the environment for health reasons but also has potential uses in many areas of science.
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