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Prof Paul Nolan PhD

Professor Physics

    Research

    Research Group Membership

    Research Grants

    Quantitative SPECT for dosimetry of 131I molecular radiotherapy

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    July 2015 - June 2017

    Trapped antihydrogen - towards spectroscopy.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    March 2006 - February 2010

    Search for physics beyond the standard model using the CDF detector at the Tevatron.

    PARTICLE PHYSICS & ASTRONOMY RESEARCH COUNCIL

    October 2003 - September 2006

    A study of neutral and charged currents at HERA.

    COUNCIL FOR THE CENTRAL LABORATORY OF THE RESEARCH COUNCILS

    October 1999 - March 2005

    Direct mass measurements of heavy N=Z nuclei using a cyclotron as a high-resolution spectrometer.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    April 2001 - March 2006

    Particle Physics Grant: 1 October 1998 to 30 September 2002.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    August 1998 - July 2018

    Monte Carlo Modelling.

    DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY (UK)

    August 2002 - January 2004

    Studies of nuclei far from stability by tagging techniques.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    November 1999 - October 2003

    Pulse shape analysis to improve the performance of semiconductor radiation detectors.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    May 1999 - May 2001

    European isotope separation on-line radioactive ion beam facility (EURISOL DS).

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    February 2005 - July 2009

    European nuclear structure integrated infrastructure initiative (EURONS).

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    January 2005 - December 2008

    Physics with Trapped Antihydrogen

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    February 2014 - April 2017

    DSAM Lifetimes of the SD and TSD bands in 154Er at ultra high spin

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    September 2009 - November 2009

    Nuclear Physics Rolling Grant

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    August 2008 - August 2011

    Minimising small photon field dosimetric uncertainties.

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE (UK) (DOH/DHSC/NIHR)

    January 2006 - December 2008

    An engineering and instrumentation team to support access to international facilities for UK nuclear physics.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    December 2005 - July 2008

    Nuclear Physics Consolidated Grant

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    August 2014 - December 2018

    Detection of explosive substances by tomographic inspection using neutron and gamma-ray spectroscopy (DISTINGUISH).

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    January 2006 - July 2009

    DTI TP: Portable gamma-ray spectrometer (DTI ref 10218).

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    September 2005 - February 2009

    Improvement of the sensitivity of germanium detectors for radioactive waste assay

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    October 2012 - December 2013

    Prevention of Material Assignment Mistakes by Online Composition Analysis of Steel

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    July 2008 - December 2011

    Searches for new physics in di-boson production at high energy hadron colliders.

    ROYAL SOCIETY (OST)

    October 2004 - September 2009

    Study of Valance Space Limitation on the Structure of Nuclei and the Study of Nuclear Correlations at Very High Angular Momentum.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    June 2002 - October 2005

    Exploring the limits of nuclear existence for heavy proton-rich nuclei

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    December 2009 - May 2013

    The physics of proton excess in nuclear structure.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    October 2005 - September 2008

    AGATA the ultimate gamma-ray spectrometer.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    April 2004 - March 2008

    Search for SUSY trilepton events using the CDF experiment at the Tevatron.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    October 2002 - September 2006

    A feasibility study of using CdZnTe semiconductor detectors for double beta decay searches (COBRA proposal).

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    January 2005 - December 2006

    Consolidated nuclear physics grant 2011

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    August 2011 - July 2015

    Nuclear structure at the proton drip line and at ultra high spin

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    October 2007 - September 2009

    CP violation studies and tests of the standard model using rare B meson decays.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    October 2003 - September 2006

    FLINT (Furnace lining inspection technique).

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 2000 - October 2002

    Studies of exotic nuclear states with radioactive beams.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    April 1999 - September 2003

    AGATA - The Ultimate Gamma-ray spectrometer

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    March 2009 - October 2012

    Basic Medical Imaging Technology.

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    October 2002 - September 2007

    KEL09/10 - A gamma camera imaging system for radioactive materials

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    April 2010 - June 2011

    PROSPECTUS

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    August 2009 - January 2012

    Improvement of the performance of germanium detectors using pulse shape analysis

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    May 2014 - August 2017

    Lifetimes of the TSD candidate bands in 157,158Er at ultra high spin

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    January 2009 - February 2009

    Support for the seventh international conference on position sensitive detectors.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    September 2005 - August 2006

    Imaging and Detection of Radioactive Material - Portable Gamma Ray Imaging Spectrometer (PGRIS)

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    August 2013 - July 2015

    Studies of the Equation of State of Asymmetric Nuclear Matter

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    October 2010 - October 2013

    The spectroscopy of antihydrogen

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    February 2010 - January 2014

    Decay spectroscopy of exotic nuclei at FAIR.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    January 2007 - February 2011

    Search for new physics at HERA.

    PARTICLE PHYSICS & ASTRONOMY RESEARCH COUNCIL

    October 2001 - September 2006

    Time of flight X-ray imaging for security applications

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    September 2014 - September 2015

    Electron-Proton Collisions at High Energy and Luminosity.

    PARTICLE PHYSICS & ASTRONOMY RESEARCH COUNCIL

    September 2003 - December 2005

    KEL09/08 - Improved sensor systems for medical imaging

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    December 2009 - February 2011

    Digital pulse processing and Gamma ray tracking.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    April 1999 - March 2003

    Nuclear Physics Rolling Grants 2013 (equipment bid)

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    January 2014 - March 2014

    Tests of the Standard Model and searches for new physics using the CDF detector at the Tevatron.

    PARTICLE PHYSICS & ASTRONOMY RESEARCH COUNCIL

    October 2002 - September 2007

    Development of gamma-ray tracking detectors for 4# gamma-ray arrays.

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    January 1998 - December 2001

    PIA IMPACTS GRANT

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    August 2010 - March 2011

    Nuclear Structure Astrophysics and Reactions (NuSTAR) at FAIR

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    April 2010 - March 2016

    A centre for Advanced Digital Radiometric Instrumentation for Applied Nuclear Activities (ADRIANA)

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    February 2014 - July 2014

    An experimental study of CP violation in B decays.

    COUNCIL FOR THE CENTRAL LABORATORY OF THE RESEARCH COUNCILS

    January 1997 - December 2001