Dr Matthew Malek

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Director of Recruitment

Senior Lecturer in Experimental Particle Physics

Matthew Malek
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Dr Matthew Malek
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Hicks Building
Hounsfield Road
S3 7RH
Research interests
  • Neutrino physics and astrophysics
  • Proton decay
  • Dark matter
  • Cosmic rays

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Conference proceedings papers

  • T2K (Tokai-to-Kamioka long-baseline neutrino experiment)
  • ANNIE (Accelerator Neutrino-Nucleus Interaction Experiment)
  • SBND (Short-Baseline Near Detector)
  • WATCHMAN (WATer CHerenkov Monitor for Anti-Neutrinos)
  • Hyper-Kamiokande
  • DUNE (Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment)
Teaching activities
  • PHY 191 (Thermodynamics) [at Joint Institute for Science in Nanjing]
  • PHY 250 (Quantum Mechanics I)
  • PHY 251 (Quantum Mechanics II)
  • PHY 320 (Nuclear Astrophysics) [From 2017/2018]
  • Year 2 tutorials
  • Year 3 projects
  • Year 4 projects
  • FCP6002 (Topical Science)
Professional activities and memberships
  • Institute of Physics (IoP) Astroparticle Physics group committee
  • Reviewer for Astroparticle Physics journal
  • Identification of Dark Matter 2016 local organising committee (2016)
  • Lead organiser for IoP meeting on Neutrino Astronomy & Astrophysics (2016)
  • Co-chair of local organising committee for IoP High Energy Physics & Astro-Particle Physics joint meeting (2017)

Departmental administration

  • Director of Recruitment (Sep 2020-present)
  • Lead organiser for undergraduate Open Days
  • Member of Research Committee
  • Member of Recruitment Committee

Public engagement

  • Festival of the Mind: "An Artistic Journey Into the Nature of Light" -- a collaboration with several departmental colleagues (2016)
  • Co-organiser for "Cocktails & Physics" event with Physics Unbound (2016)
  • Participation in "24 Hour Inspiration For Life" (2016)
  • Organised Sheffield "Back To The Future Day" (2015)