Angus Thompson

Angus Thompson

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My current research is related to characterisation of Silicon Photomultipliers for the Darkside-20k experiment. I want to determine the possibility of direct-detection of WIMPs in the silicon lattice with directional information.

My most recent completed work was focused on simulation of large-scale systems combining numerical general relativity and quantum mechanics. For this project I was awarded the Wheatstone Prize for higher research potential.

I am also interested in the philosophy of physics, the implications of new theory and results, and inter-field collaboration.

Education/Academic qualification

Physics, MSci, Flavour Oscillations on a Schwarzschild Background, King's College London

1 Sept 20181 Jun 2022

Award Date: 30 Jun 2022

External positions

Visiting Researcher, Oxford University

30 Sept 20231 Jun 2026