# Potential student research projects

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## Astrophysics

### The pair conversion decay of the Hoyle state

^{12}C.

### Search for supernova-signatures on Earth

### Nucleosynthesis in the laboratory - how elements are formed in stars

### Dark matter search from nuclear recoil

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Gregory Lane, Dr Cédric Simenel, Dr Anton Wallner

## Atomic and Molecular Physics

### Measuring free-ion hyperfine fields

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi, Dr Gregory Lane, Dr Matthew Reed

### Modelling free-ion hyperfine fields

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi, Mr Boon Quan Lee

### Auger-cascade modelling for targeted cancer therapy

Mr Boon Quan Lee, Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi

## Engineering in Physics

### Nuclear lifetimes - direct timing with LaBr3 detectors

_{3}detectors to measure nuclear lifetimes, with the aim to replace conventional analog electronics with digital signal processing.

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Matthew Reed, Dr Gregory Lane, Dr Tibor Kibedi

## Environmental Physics

### Crucial fundamental nuclear data for nuclear fusion and nuclear fission

## Materials Science and Engineering

### Measuring phonon dispersion using inelastic neutron scattering

## Physics of the Nucleus

### Measuring free-ion hyperfine fields

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi, Dr Gregory Lane, Dr Matthew Reed

### Testing nuclear foces through direct-reaction studies

### Exotic nuclear structure from spectroscopy of spontaneous fission fragments

### Nuclear lifetimes - direct timing with LaBr3 detectors

_{3}detectors to measure nuclear lifetimes, with the aim to replace conventional analog electronics with digital signal processing.

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Matthew Reed, Dr Gregory Lane, Dr Tibor Kibedi

### Modelling free-ion hyperfine fields

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi, Mr Boon Quan Lee

### Reactions of weakly-bound and exotic radioactive nuclei

Professor Mahananda Dasgupta, Professor David Hinde, Dr Duc Huy Luong

### Quantum tunnelling and decoherence in nuclear collisions

Dr Cédric Simenel, Professor Mahananda Dasgupta, Dr Edward Simpson, Professor David Hinde

### Transferring quantum particles

### Theory of nuclear fission

### Nuclear models in nuclear structure and reactions

Dr Edward Simpson, Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Cédric Simenel

### Nuclear lifetimes - Doppler broadened line shape method

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi, Dr Gregory Lane

### The pair conversion decay of the Hoyle state

^{12}C.

### Crucial fundamental nuclear data for nuclear fusion and nuclear fission

### Search for supernova-signatures on Earth

### Auger-cascade modelling for targeted cancer therapy

Mr Boon Quan Lee, Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi

### Nuclear fusion and sub-zeptosecond breakup reactions

^{-21}s. This project will help us understand these fast, complex breakup processes and their influence on fusion.

### Nucleosynthesis in the laboratory - how elements are formed in stars

### Computing nuclei: numerical solution of the Schrödinger equation

### Nuclear magnetism - magnetic moment measurements

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi, Dr Gregory Lane, Dr Matthew Reed

### Quantum vibrations in atomic nuclei

### Nuclear reactions for carbon beam therapy

^{12}C beam spread the dose, potentially harming healthy tissue. This project will investigate nuclear reaction cross sections relevant to heavy ion therapy.

### How to create new super-heavy elements

Professor David Hinde, Dr Elizabeth Williams, Dr Cédric Simenel

### Dark matter search from nuclear recoil

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Gregory Lane, Dr Cédric Simenel, Dr Anton Wallner

## Quantum Science and Applications

### Reactions of weakly-bound and exotic radioactive nuclei

Professor Mahananda Dasgupta, Professor David Hinde, Dr Duc Huy Luong

### Quantum tunnelling and decoherence in nuclear collisions

Dr Cédric Simenel, Professor Mahananda Dasgupta, Dr Edward Simpson, Professor David Hinde

### Theory of nuclear fission

### Computing nuclei: numerical solution of the Schrödinger equation

### Measuring phonon dispersion using inelastic neutron scattering

### Quantum vibrations in atomic nuclei

### Quantum tunnelling in many-body systems

## Theoretical Physics

### Transferring quantum particles

### Nuclear models in nuclear structure and reactions

Dr Edward Simpson, Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Cédric Simenel

### Nuclear fusion and sub-zeptosecond breakup reactions

^{-21}s. This project will help us understand these fast, complex breakup processes and their influence on fusion.

### Nuclear magnetism - magnetic moment measurements

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi, Dr Gregory Lane, Dr Matthew Reed

### Quantum tunnelling in many-body systems

### How to create new super-heavy elements

Professor David Hinde, Dr Elizabeth Williams, Dr Cédric Simenel

*Other research projects may be found at the ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science and the Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics*