Southampton High Energy Physics group

Our people

Learn about our academic experts, from their research interests to their contact details.

Professor Alexander Belyaev

Professor of Physics

Research interests

  • Theory and phenomenology of elementary particle physics and cosmology beyond the standard model
  • Supersymmetry, extra-dimensions and technicolor and their Dark Matter cosmological connections

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Professor Andreas Juttner

Professor of Theoretical Physics
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Dr Andrew Akeroyd

Principal Teaching Fellow
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Dr Bipasha Chakraborty

Lecturer in Lattice QCD

Research interests

  • Theoretical particle physics;
  • Lattice QCD;
  • Flavour physics & precision tests of the Standard Model;

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Emeritus Professor Christopher Sachrajda FRS, FInstP, CPhys, PhD

Research interests

  • Developing Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD), the quantum field theory of the strong-nuclear force and implementing it studies of particle physics phenomenology. 
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Emeritus Professor Doug Ross FRS

Research interests

  • Perturbative QCD
  • Pomerons and low-x Physics
  • Physics beyond the Standard Model
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Professor Elena Accomando


Research interests

  • Theory and Phenomenology of Particle Physics at colliders, within the Standard Model and beyond.
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Mr Graham Van Goffrier

Senior Research Assistant
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Dr Graham White

Lecturer B
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Professor James Drummond


Research interests

  • Quantum field theory, string theory, scattering amplitudes, integrable systems, holography, areas of mathematics related to quantum field theory
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