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All Staff

Here we feature profiles of all staff members from Physics and Astronomy. Please refer to the Professional Services staff list for College-wide support staff.

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Academic staff

College Executive
Dr David Acreman Senior Research Fellow
Professor Janet Anders Associate Professor in Quantum Theory
Professor Isabelle Baraffe Professor of Astrophysics
Hannah Barnard Associate Lecturer in Natural Sciences and Postgraduate Researcher
Professor Bill Barnes Professor of Photonics
Professor Matthew Bate Head of Astrophysics & Professor of Theoretical Astrophysics
Professor Jacopo Bertolotti Associated Professor in Physics
Professor Matthew Browning Associate Professor
Dr Chris Brunt Lecturer in Astrophysics
Professor Gilles Chabrier Professor of Astronomy
Dr Alex Corbett Senior Lecturer in Fluorescence Microscopy (E&R)
Dr Luis A. Correa Lecturer
Professor Clare Dobbs Professor in Astrophysics
Dr Kate Dunne Lecturer (E&S)
Dr Matt Eames Senior Lecturer
Dr Fabrice Gielen Research Fellow
Dr Stephen Green Senior Lecturer (Education and Scholarship)
Dr Thomas Guillet Senior Research Fellow
Professor Tim Harries Head of Physics and Astronomy
Dr Jennifer Hatchell Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics
Dr Raphaëlle Haywood Lecturer in Physics & Astronomy
Professor Euan Hendry Professor
Dr Steven Hepplestone Lecturer (E&R)
Professor Alastair P Hibbins Professor in Metamaterial Physics; Director of Center for Metamaterials Research and Innovation and EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials
Professor Robert J Hicken Professor of Condensed Matter Physics
Professor Sasha Hinkley Associate Professor
Dr David Horsell Senior Lecturer
Dr Simon Horsley Senior Research Fellow
Dr Eric Hébrard Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics
Dr Daniel Kattnig Senior Lecturer (E&R)
Professor Stefan Kraus Associate Professor in Astrophysics
Dr Sebastiaan Krijt Lecturer in Astrophysics
Professor Volodymyr Kruglyak Associate Professor of Physics
Dr Oleksandr Kyriienko Lecturer
Dr Pablo Loren-Aguilar Lecturer in Astrophysics
Dr Eros Mariani Senior Lecturer
Professor Sean Matt Associate Professor of Astrophysics
Professor Nathan Mayne Associate Professor in Astrophysics and Planetary Climates
Dr Jude Meakin Senior Lecturer
Professor Julian Moger Chair in Biophotonics
Dr Wolfram Möbius Research Fellow
Professor Tim Naylor Norman Lockyer Professor of Astrophysics
Professor Feodor Ogrin Associate Professor
Dr Francesca Palombo Associate Professor in Biomedical Spectroscopy
Dr Peter Petrov Senior Lecturer
Dr Dave Phillips Associate Professor
Professor Mikhail (Misha) Portnoi Associate Professor
Professor Saverio Russo Associate Professor
Professor J Roy Sambles Professor of Experimental Physics
Dr Andrey V Shytov Lecturer
Professor Christian Soeller Chair in Physical Cell Biology
Professor Gyaneshwar Srivastava Professor of Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
Professor Nick Stone Professor of Biomedical Imaging and Biosensing
Dr Sharon Strawbridge Senior Lecturer (Education and Scholarship)
Dr Alan Usher Reader in Physics
Professor Frank Vollmer Professor
Professor Pete Vukusic Professor of BioPhotonics & Associate Dean for Education
Dr Charles D H Williams Senior Lecturer
Professor C Peter Winlove Professor of Biophysics
Freddie Withers Lecturer in Electromagnetic and Acoustic Materials

Research staff

Dr Ahmad Ali Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Louis Amard Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Petros Androvitsaneas Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Seetharamaiah Attili Research Fellow
Dr Yat-Yin Au Research Fellow
Dr Nathan Babcock Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Lauren E Barr Postdoctoral Research Fellow (TEAM-A)
Joseph Beadle Postdoctoral Research Fellow (TEAM-A)
Dr James Bell Visiting Scientist
Marco Berritta Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Monika Bokori-Brown Research Fellow
Dr Anne Shirley Maureen Buckner Research Fellow
Dr Une Butaite Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Duncan Christie Research Fellow
Dr Thomas Constantino Research Fellow
Dr Jenna Corcoran Research Fellow
Dr Noemi Correa Postdoctoral Research Fellow
James Cresser Dr
Dr Maciej Dabrowski Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Claire Davies Research Fellow
Dr Priyanka Dey Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Alexander Dudgeon Research Fellow
Carlota Ruiz De Galarreta Fanjul Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Ewan Finlayson Research Fellow
Dr Adam Finley Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Cameron Patrick Gallagher Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Lavinia Gambelli Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Benjamin Gardner Research Fellow
Dr Adrian Ghita Associate Research Fellow
Dr Michele Gintoli Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Rithvik GUTHA Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Joshua Hamilton Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Jane Hancock Research Technician
Mark Heath Experimental Officer
Michael Hermes Early Stage Researcher
Dr Emily Hill Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Ian Hooper Senior Research Fellow
Dr Lewis George Ireland Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Paul Keatley Senior Experimental Officer - EXTREMAG
Dr Alexander Kreplin Research Fellow
Dr Daniel Lash Senior Research Fellow
Dr Liping Lu Associate Research Fellow
Dr Jessica Mansfield Senior Experimental Officer
Rosanna Mastria
Dr Kishan Menghrajani Postdoctoral Research Fellow
(Thomas) Andrew Mitchell Research Fellow
Adrien Morison
Dr Jayakrupakar Nallala Research Fellow
Anthony Norton Director, Centre for Energy and the Environment
Dr Jolly Xavier Palackappillil Research Fellow
Dr Alexis Perry Associate Research Fellow
Dr Monika Pietrzyk Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Caroline Pouya Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Alexander Powell Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Steven Rieder Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Cecilia Rodrigues Research Technician
Dr Julia M T Roquette Postdoctoral Research Associate
Andrew Rowson Research Fellow
Dr Jesús Rubio Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Victor See Associate Research Fellow
Samuel Shelley Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Ben Sherlock Wellcome Trust funded Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Tim Starkey Research Fellow
Dr Iorwerth Thomas Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Philip Thomas Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Nikita Toropov
Dr Adarsh Vasista Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Claudio Vergari Research Fellow
Dr Dimitar Vlaykov Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Chun-Chin Wang Research Fellow
Dr Jau-Yi Wang Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Keisuke Watanabe Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Mike Wood Research Fellow
Dr Hsin-Yu Wu Research Fellow
Dr Deshui Yu Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Maria Zamyatina Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Svitlana Zhukovska Ernest Rutherford Research Fellow


Fahad Aldosari PhD student
Saleh Alghamdi Postgraduate
Adnan Sulaiman Almasoudi
Mohammad Alneari Postgraduate
Konstantinos Anastasiou Postgraduate Researcher
Kyle Arnold
Aneeth Kakkanattu Arunkumar
Simon Baber
Agnes Bacon Postgraduate
Michelle Bailey PhD student
Chloe Bailey Postgraduate
Edward Baker Postgraduate Research Student
Milo Baraclough Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Hannah Barnard Associate Lecturer in Natural Sciences and Postgraduate Researcher
Thomas Bending Postgraduate
Michelle Bieger Postgraduate Researcher
Jacob Binsley Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
Justus Bohn Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2017)
William Borrows
Pascaline Bouzy Postgraduate
George Braid
Angela Breimann Postgraduate
Jessica Brown Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2017)
David Bruce
Doriana Calabrese
James Capers Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2019)
Edmund Chan Postgraduate
Konstantinos Chatzimpaloglou
Josh Clarke Postgraduate
Julia Dautova Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2015)
Francis Davies Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Shane Davies Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2017)
Julia De Pineda Gutiérrez Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Florian Debras Postgraduate
Jean Deviers Postgraduate
Christopher Durrant Postgraduate
Jake Eager PhD Student - Astrophysics
Narima Eerqing
Imogen Fermor Postgraduate Research Student
Dr Adam Finley Postdoctoral Research Associate
Kevin Fripp Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Shahin Ghamari
Josh Glasbey Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2019)
Emily Glover Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2017)
Georgina Glover
Ineta Grikalaite Postgraduate
Jenner Gudge-Brooke
Shi Guo University of Exeter
Valentin Haemmerli Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
Jenni Haskell PhD Student
Jordan Hembrow
Rosamund Herapath Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Euan Humphreys Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
Peter Inzani Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2017)
Philip James-Pemberton
Callum Jones PhD Student
Nicholas Jones
Robert Keens
Hlib Kupianskyi PGR student
Vicky Kyrimi Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2015)
Aaron Labdon Postgraduate
Simon Lance Postgraduate
Benedict Lane
Oliver Latcham
Angus Laurenson Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2015)
James Stewart Laurenson
Sara-Kate Lavers
Anna Laws Postgraduate
Jamie Le Signe Postgraduate (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
Rachel Lennon Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
Ioannis Leontis
Katie Lewis Postgraduate Researcher
Kong You Liow Postgraduate
Evelina Lucinskaite Postgraduate Researcher
Charlie-Ray Mann Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2015)
Skye Marshall Postgraduate
Elizabeth Martin Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Beth McGill Postgraduate Researcher
Anna Meletiou Postgraduate
Sharika Mohanan
Dan Moore Postgraduate Researcher
Laura Moran Postgraduate
Rikke Morrish PhD student
Tom Moynihan
Conor Murphy Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2017)
Bassey Ndiyo Postgraduate
David Newman Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
Darren Nutting
David Osuna Ruiz Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Joe Pady Postgraduate Researcher
Annie Paine
Dean Patient
Benjamin Pearce
Harry Penketh Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Pavel Petrov Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2017)
Mark Phillips Postgraduate
Joe Pitfield Postgraduate Researcher
Conor Price Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
Saad Ramadhan PhD Student
Hazhar Rasull Postgraduate
Shrishmoy Ray Postgraduate Researcher (Astrophysics)
Brendan Retter Postgraduate
Robert Ridgway Postgraduate
Karl Jonas Riisnaes Post Graduate Researcher
Iago Rodriguez Diez Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2017)
Jacob Roth Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Connor Sait Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
Arthur Le Saux Postgraduate Research Student
Stefano Scali Postgraduate researcher
Christina Sharp Physics PhD Student
Hannah Elizabeth Sheridan PhD Student
Joe Shields Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
Kavya Sreeja Sadanandan Postgraduate researcher
Leanne Stanfield
Beth Staples
Sivaraman Subramanian Postgraduate
Wai Jue Tan Postgraduate (Metamaterials CDT 2018)
David Tatnell Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2017)
Ned Taylor Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Brandon Tuck Postgraduate
Thomas Tunstall
Serge Vincent Postgraduate
Kieran Walsh Postgraduate Researcher (Metamaterials CDT 2016)
Andrew Wild
Andrew Wilson Postgraduate
Tom Wilson Postgraduate
Lucy Witherall Postgraduate
Freddy Wordingham Postgraduate
Lee Worgan Postgraduate Researcher
Sebastian Zarrilli Postgraduate
Katya Zossimova Postgraduate

Honorary staff

Professor Hugh Barr Honorary Visiting Professor
Dr Ian Boutle Honorary University Fellow
Professor John Inkson Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Physics
Dr Chris Lawrence Visiting Professor
Dr Sébastien Mouchet Honorary Research Fellow
Dr David Rosseinsky Emeritus Professor
John Smith Honorary Staff
Professor Ian Youngs Honorary Professor