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Prof Alan Cornell

Deputy Head of Department: Research
Name: Alan Cornell
Location: C1 Lab 118 Auckland Park Kingsway Campus
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Contact Details:
Tel: 011 559 4024


About Prof. Alan Cornell

Fields of Specialisation: High energy theory, particle phenomenology and gravitational physics.

NRF rating: B3


Professor of physics in theoretical particle physics, having obtained his PhD from the University of Melbourne, Australia. He has previously worked at the Korean Institute for Advanced Studies (Seoul, Korea), the Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics (Kyoto, Japan), the Institut de Physique Nucléaire de Lyon (France) and the University of the Witwatersrand. He is a member of the SA-CERN programme, the Inter-experimental Machine Learning working group at CERN, the Future Circular Collider collaboration, and the chair of the Theoretical and Computational Physics division at the SAIP.