Nuclear Physics Group

People

FacultyPost-Doctoral FellowsPh.D. StudentsM.Sc. StudentsUndergrad StudentsAlumni


  Faculty

Professor Paul Garrett
B.Sc.Eng. (1987), Queens University
M.Sc. (1988), McMaster University
Ph.D. (1993), McMaster University
pgarrettphysics.uoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x52192
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 220
Research Interests:
  • Collective States in Nuclei
  • Precision Tests of the Standard Model
  • Evolution of Shell Structure off Stability
Professor Alexandros Gezerlis
Diploma (2003), National Technical University of Athens
M.S. (2005), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ph.D. (2009), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
gezerlisuoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x56755
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 219
Research Interests:
  • Theoretical nuclear physics
  • Nuclear astrophysics
  • Ultracold quantum gases
Professor Carl Svensson,
Canada Research Chair in Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy and Rare Isotope Physics
B.Sc. (1995), McMaster University
Ph.D. (1998), McMaster University
svenphysics.uoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x54573
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 221
Research Interests:
  • γ-ray Spectroscopy of Exotic Nuclear States
  • Precision Tests of the Standard Model
  • Electric Dipole Moments and Time-Reversal Violation

  Post-Doctoral Fellows

Dr. Vinzenz Bildstein
Ph.D. (2010), Technische Universität München vbildsteuoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53949
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 435D
Research Interests:
  • Evolution of shell structure away from stability
  • Particle and γ-ray spectroscopy
  • Use of transfer reactions to study single particle properties
Dr. Liliana Caballero
B.Sc. (1998), Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Ph.D. (2008), Indiana University
lcaballeumail.iu.edu
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53985
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 330
Research Interests:
  • Nuclear Astrophysics
  • Nucleosynthesis in explosive environments
  • Neutrino interactions in highly dense matter
Dr. Baharak Hadinia
Ph.D. (2008), Royal Institute of Technology of Stockholm bhadiniauoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53949
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 435D
Research Interests:
  • γ-ray and charged particle spectroscopy of exotic nuclei
  • Role of the proton-neutron interaction in the collective behavior in the vicinity of N = Z
Dr. Bruno Olaizola Mampaso
Ph.D. (2013), Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain bolaizoluoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Nuclear structure of exotic neutron rich nuclei
  • β decay and γ-ray spectroscopy
  • Lifetimes of excited nuclear states

  Ph.D. Students

Michelle Dunlop
B.Sc. (2009), University of Guelph (Chemical Physics)
M.Sc. (2012), Simon Fraser University
boudreamuoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Experimental nuclear structure
Greg Demand
B.Sc. (2007), University of Guelph (Theoretical Physics)
B.Sc. (2007), University of Guelph (Mathematics)
M.Sc. (2009), University of Guelph
gdemandphysics.uoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Experimental nuclear structure
Alejandra Diaz Varela
B.Sc. (2010), University of Guelph
M.Sc. (2013), University of Guelph
adiazvaruoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Nuclear structure of 110Cd using β-decay
Ryan Dunlop
B.Sc. (2009), University of Guelph
M.Sc. (2012), University of Guelph
rdunlopuoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Experimental nuclear structure
Alex Laffoley
B.Sc. (2010), Mount Allison University alaffoleuoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Experimental nuclear structure
  • Superallowed β Decay
Badamsambuu Jigmeddorj
B.Sc. (2000), National University of Mongolia (Physics)
M.Sc. (2002), National University of Mongolia (Nuclear Physics)
M.Sc. (2012), University of Guelph (Nuclear Physics)
bjigmedduoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Nuclear structure study of Cd-110
Evan Rand
B.Sc. (2009), University of Guelph
M.Sc. (2011), University of Guelph
erandphysics.uoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 404
Research Interests:
  • Direct nuclear reactions and the nuclear structure of Hg isotopes
  • GEANT4 simulations of γ-ray detection systems and β-decaying nuclei
  • Precision tests of fundamental symmetries via Rn EDM search
James Wong
B.Sc. (2006), University of Guelph
M.Sc. (2008), University of Guelph
jwongphysics.uoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Design of the DESCANT deuterated scintillator neutron detector array
  • Nuclear shell structure far from stability

  M.Sc. Students

Brendan Bulthuis
B.Sc. (2013), University of the Fraser Valley Brendan.Bulthuisgmail.com
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53530
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 403
Christina Burbadge
B.Sc. (2014), University of Guelph cburbadguoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Zachary Fairchild
B.Sc. (2011), University of Guelph zfairchiuoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Experimental nuclear structure
Alex Galea
B.Sc. (2013), University of Guelph agalea01uoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53530
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 402
Research Interests:
  • Nuclear theory
  • Cold atoms in 2D
Andrew MacLean
B.Sc. (2013), Mount Allison University amacle02uoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Experimental nuclear structure
Allison Radich
B.Sc. (2011), University of Guelph aradichuoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Research Interests:
  • Experimental nuclear structure

  Undergraduate Research Students

Mateusz Buraczynski
mburaczyuoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Gatjang Deng
gdenguoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Nicholas Luciw
nluciwmail.uoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406
Joseph Turko
jturkouoguelph.ca
Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53840
Fax: (519) 836-9967
Office: MacN 406