• Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine Featured PhD Programmes
  • University of Glasgow Featured PhD Programmes
  • University of Glasgow Featured PhD Programmes
  • Brunel University London Featured PhD Programmes
  • University of Warwick Featured PhD Programmes
  • University of Leicester Featured PhD Programmes
Birkbeck, University of London Featured PhD Programmes
Imperial College London Featured PhD Programmes
Imperial College London Featured PhD Programmes
Macquarie University Featured PhD Programmes
University of Manchester Featured PhD Programmes

Ionisation Cooling of Muons

  • Full or part time
  • Application Deadline
    Friday, March 31, 2017
  • Competition Funded PhD Project (European/UK Students Only)
    Competition Funded PhD Project (European/UK Students Only)

About This PhD Project

Project Description

A future Neutrino Factory or Muon Collider will use intense beams of stored muons. As muons are produced as tertiary particles (from the decay of pions which themselves come from a proton collision), they have to be “cooled” before injection into an accelerator. The short lifetime (~2 μs) means that novel cooling techniques are required. The international Muon Ionisation Cooling Experiment (MICE) is studying such techniques, and Sheffield has a leading role in the project. A PhD student working on MICE will gain experience of hardware and software development, taking part in a running UK-based experiment but attending meetings with collaborators around the world.
See the following webpages for more details:
http://mice.iit.edu/
http://www.hep.shef.ac.uk/research/mice/

Related Subjects

Email Now

Insert previous message below for editing? 
You haven’t included a message. Providing a specific message means universities will take your enquiry more seriously and helps them provide the information you need.
Why not add a message here
* required field
Send a copy to me for my own records.

Your enquiry has been emailed successfully



Share this page:

Cookie Policy    X