Professor A Murphy, FRAS, FinstP
Direct detection of dark matter, and nuclear astrophysics, especailly explosive scenarios.
Major roles in pre-honours teaching. Course organiser for Classical & Modern Physics (and Modern Physics). Also lecture modern physics (nuclear, particle and astrophysics) in first year.
Alex currently offers the following PhD project opportunities:
Alex has featured in the following recent School news stories:
- Physical Review D
- Measurement of the Gamma Ray Background in the Davis Cavern at the Sanford Underground Research Facility DOI, Astroparticle Physics, 116
- Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 489, 1, p. 1379-1396