Dr Matt Thompson is a past member of RSPE. Contact details and information may no longer be correct.

Dr Matt Thompson

Position Postdoctoral Fellow
Department Materials Physics
Research group Experimental plasma science group
Office phone (02) 612 52189
Office Oliphant 4 26


PHYS3032 - Condensed Matter Physics

Lecturer for the first component of the course: Crystallography and Phonons


Dr Thompson has several well-established international collaborations with researchers within the field of fusion materials, and has a strong interest in expanding new linkages with researchers working on spin-off applications that benefit from plasma-driven nanostructure fabrication. Some key collaborations include:

  • Dr Elodie Bernhard, Commissariat à l’énergie atomique, France
  • Dr Greg De Temmerman, Iter Organisation, France
  • Dr Russ Doerner, University of California San Diego, United States
  • Dr Arkadi Kreter, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Germany
  • Prof Ohno Noriyasu, Nagoya University, Japan
  • Dr Ryuichi Sakamoto, National Institute for Fusion Science, Japan

Updated:  28 January 2023/ Responsible Officer:  Director, RSPhys/ Page Contact:  Physics Webmaster