People

The Cockcroft Institute brings together the best accelerator scientists, engineers, educators and industrialists.

People

Director

Director of the Cockcroft Institute
Professor Stewart Boogert
Professor of Accelerator Physics,
University of Manchester

 

Founding Director and Chief Scientist
John Dainton
FInstP, FRSA, FRS,
Formerly Sir James Chadwick Chair of Physics,
University of Liverpool

Administrative Personnel

Sonja Scott-Jones (Events and Administration Manager)

Neil Batley (CI Management Accountant)

Emily Grundill (CI/ASTeC Administration Support)

Lauren Hamblett (Personal Assistant to Technical Division Head/Administration Support)

Emily Baker (Personal Assistant to ASTeC Director)

STFC ASTeC Staff

Jim Clarke (Department Head and ASTeC Director)

Peter McIntosh (Technical Division Head and Deputy ASTeC Director)

Deepa Angal-Kalinin (Science division head)

Hywel Owen (Accelerator Physics Group Leader)
Alex Brynes
Lydia Hall
Frank Jackson
James Jones
Lee Jones
Matthew King
Julian McKenzie
Boris Militsyn
Bruno Muratori
Tim Noakes
Duncan Scott
Peter Williams

Ben Shepherd (Magnetics and Radiation Sources Group Leader)
Alex Bainbridge
Hector Castaneda-Cortes
David Dunning
Alex Hilton
Minerva Maheshwari
Kiril Marinov
Neil Thompson

Alan Wheelhouse (RF & Cryogenics Group Leader)
Peter Corlett
Louise Cowie
Anthony Gilfellon
Philippe Goudket
Sean Hitchen
Conor Jenkins
Andy May
Russel McLean
Andy Moss
Shrikant Pattalwar
Roland Schnuerer
Paul Smith
Alastair White

Andrew Vick (Vacuum Science Group Leader)
Nathan Christian
Katherine Clarke
James Conlon
Joe Herbert
Paul Johnson
Oleg Malyshev
Keith Middleman
John Murphy
Liam Smith
Reza Valizadeh
Stuart Wilde

Ed Sneddon (Femtosecond Lasers & Timing Group Leader)
James Henderson
Nirav Joshi
Katherine Morrow
William Okell
Mark Roper
Calum Tollervey
David Walsh

Yuri Saveliev (Accelerator Diagnostics & Instrumentation Group Leader)
James Gawthorpe
Valentina Malconi
Storm Mathisen
Geoffrey Morris
Tom Pacey
Antony Palmer
Alex Pilkinton
Edward Shand
Rob Smith
Andrew Wooten

Andy Goulden (Business, Programme and Facilities Group Leader)

Business staff
Sonja Scott-Jones
Lauren Hamblett
Emily Baker
Helen Cattell
Joe Diakun
Anthony Gleeson

Programmes staff
Zakia Bilques
Stephen Buckley
Mike Ellis
Jon Lewis
Eleanor Okamoto

Facilities staff
Louise Bolton
Rachael Buckley
Gary Collier
Alison Cooper
Phil Hornickel
Gary Hughes
Faye Taylor

Lancaster University

Academics
Robert Apsimon (Engineering)
Ian Bailey (Physics)
Elisabetta Boella (Physics)
Graeme Burt (Engineering)
Amos Dexter (Engineering)
Jonathan Gratus (Physics)
Steven Jamison (Physics)
Rosa Letizia (Engineering)
Rostislav Mikhaylovskiy (Physics)
Claudio Paoloni (Engineering)
Peter Ratoff (Physics)
Robin Tucker (Physics)
Harry Marks (Engineering)

PDRAs
Alejandro Castilla (Engineering)
David Christie (Physics)
Paul Kinsler (Physics)
Kai Papke (Engineering)
Emi Yamakawa (Engineering)
Shadike Saitiniyazi (Engineering)

PhD Students/Junior Fellows
Taylor Boyd (Physics)
Cinzia Chiapetta (Physics)
Louise Cowie (Engineering)
Amelia Edwards (Engineering)
Oliver Finlay (Physics)
Lewis Gurran (Engineering)
Alisa Healy (Engineering)
Victoria Hill (Engineering)
Thomas Jones (Engineering)
Lee Millar (Engineering)
Shivaji Pande (Engineering)
Ruth Peacock (Engineering)
Gustavo Perez-Segurana (Physics)
Sam Pitman (Engineering)
Paolo Pinto (Physics)
Dave Scott (Physics)
Daniel Turner (Engineering)
Andrew Vint (Engineering)

University of Liverpool

Academics
Carsten Welsch (Physics), Head of the Accelerator Physics Group
James Bradley (Engineering)
Laura Corner (Engineering)
Geoff Dearden (Engineering)
Andy Wolski (Physics)

PDRAs/Senior Fellows
Daliya Aflyatunova (Physics)
Debdeep Ghosal (Physics)
Dmitry Gudkov
(Physics)
Alexander Hill (Physics)
Narender Kumar (Physics)
Bifeng Lei
(Physics)
Milaan Patel
 (Physics)
Bharat Singh Rawat
(Physics)
Benjamin Rienacker
(Physics)
Alexander Webber-Date (Physics)
Joseph Wolfenden (Physics)
Hao D. Zhang (Physics)

PhD Students/Junior Fellows
Cristian Bontoiu (Physics)
Will Butcher (Physics)
Lauryn Eley (Physics)
Luana Parsons Franca (Physics)
Rupeshkumar Ghagi (Physics)
Ana Maria Guisao-Betancu (Physics)
Alex Herrod (Physics)
Angus Jones (Physics)
Harry Jones Jones (Physics)
Sam Jones (Physics)
Alexander Jury (Physics)
Montague King (Physics)
Farhana Thesni Mada Parambil (Physics)
Connor Monaghan (Physics)
D Morris (Physics)
Andrew Potter (Physics)
Miles Radford (Engineering)
Lewis Reid (Physics)
Ondrej Sedlacek (Physics)
Oliver Stringer (Physics)
Catherine Swain (Physics)
Natalia Triantiafyllou (Physics)
Sara Morales Vigo (Physics)
Qiyuan Xu (Physics)

Project Team
Constantinos Astreos
Minh Cao
Naomi Smith

Ricardo Torres
Alexandra Welsch
more information about the QUASAR Group

University of Manchester

Academics
Roger Jones (Physics and Astronomy), Head of the Particle Accelerator Physics Group
Robert Appleby (Physics and Astronomy)
Oznur Apsimon (Physics & Astronomy)
Will Bertsche (Physics & Astronomy)
Stewart Boogert (Physics & Astronomy)
Darren Graham (Physics & Astronomy)
Guoxing Xia (Physics & Astronomy)
Karen Kirkby (Cancer Sciences)

PDRAs/Senior Fellows
A Alekou
Alexandre Bonatto
Andrew Green (Physics and Astronomy)
Alex Herrod
Morgan Hibberd
Sam Tygier (Physics and Astronomy)

PhD Students/Junior Fellows
Joe Crone
Can Davut
Kay Dewhurst
Siara Fabbri
Vasilis Georgidia
Kieran Hanahoe (Physics and Astronomy)
Louie Hancock
Jacob Kelly
Bill Kyle (Physics and Astronomy)
Agnese Lagzda (Physics and Astronomy)
Linbo Liang
Ewa Oponowicz
Toby Overton
Tom Pacey (Physics and Astronomy)
Nathan Roche
T Rose
Daniel Seal
Bhagat-Taaj Sian (Physics and Astronomy)
Kristina Small
Elliott Smith
Peregrin van den Elzen
Lucy Whitmore
Barney Williamson
Yunshou Xia
Yuan Zhao

University of Strathclyde

Academics
Paul McKenna (Physics)
Brian McNeil (Physics)
Kevin Ronald (Physics)

PDRAs
E Brunetti
C Donaldson
B Ersfeld
R Gray
W He
M King
P MacInnes
G G Manahan
C Robertson
P Traczykowski
C Whyte
M Wiggins
H Yin
A Young
L Zhang

PhD Students/Junior Fellows
Georgia Adam
A Beaton
L Boulton
David Campbell (Physics)
K Carnell
Alexander Dick
A F Habib
T Heinemann
A Higginson
K Kokurewicz
Andrzej Kornaszewski
Jenny Morgan
Laurence Nix
H Padda
Pornthep Pongchalee (Physics)
Lorne Rutherford (Physics)
A Sutherland
T Wilson