Dr Ian Dawson

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Research Fellow in Particle Physics

+44 114 222 4544

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Dr Ian Dawson
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Hicks Building
Hounsfield Road
S3 7RH
Research interests
  • Radiation simulation, measurement and mitigation
  • Modelling silicon detector radiation damage
  • Particle detector technologies
  • Soft QCD physics at the Large Hadron Collider

Research Projects

Research group

Sheffield ATLAS Group

Teaching activities
  • Radiation Protection Supervisor
  • Supervisor 3rd & 4th year student projects
  • PhD student supervision and lectures
Professional activities
  • Convenor- CERN ATLAS Radiation Simulation Working Group
  • Leader- Sheffield Radiation Effects team
  • UK ATLAS upgrade coordinator
  • ATLAS Data Quality validation expert
  • Chair heavy-ion editorial boards
  • Sheffield PI on 2 Innovate UK Grants
  • Sheffield Co-I on UK STFC ATLAS Upgrade
  • Sheffield Co-I on Particle Physics Consolidated Grant