Simon joined the CDT in September 2017, having previously completed a BSc in Physics with Nanotechnology at Dublin Institute of Technology and an MSc in Physics wth Nanotechnology at University College Dublin.
In Semester 1 of 2017-18 Simon completed a short exploratory research project at the University of Glasgow in High Speed Laser Modulation Studies, supervised by Professor Tony Kelly. In Semester 2 of 2017-18, he conducted a practical research project at Queen's University Belfast supervised by Professor Robert Bowman, Ferromagnetic resonance and permeability in magnetic multilayers.
CDT PhD Project
ADVANCED EPITAXIAL SOLUTIONS FOR COMPOUND SEMICONDUCTOR COMPONENT INTEGRATION
Professor Marc Sorel, University of Glasgow
Professor Robert Bowman, Queen's University Belfast