Prof Steve Bennington
Head of the group:
Has expertise in inelastic neutron scattering and the design of spallation neutron sources. Research interests are hydrogen storage, the dynamics of disordered materials, carbon based materials and new neutron sources
Prof Toby Perring
Instrument scientist on MAPS
Is responsible for the development of the analysis code within the excitations group, and acts as the ISIS representative on Facility Access Panel 4. Has research interests in excitations in strongly correlated electron systems, particularly manganites and superconductors.
Dr Christopher Frost
Instrument Scientist on MAPS
Is responsible for the running the 3He spin filters group and for developing Chip-irradiation at ISIS including the design and construction of ChipIrr, one of the phase II instrument on the second target station. Has interests in 3He spin filters and chip-irradiation
Dr Russell Ewings
Instrument Scientist for MAPS
Responsible for developing the Horace code and has an interest in the dynamics of strongly correlated electron systems
Dr Adroja Devashibhai
Instrument scientist on MERLIN
Is responsible for delivering the advanced magnets project, including the 8T magnet for the excitations group. Has research interests in heavy-fermion and quantum critical systems.
Dr Christopher Stock
Instrument Scientist for MERLIN
Is responsible for the development of the Alignment Facility ALF, and acts as secretary to Facility Access Panel 4. Has a wide range of scientific interests including relaxor ferroelectrics and high temperature superconductors.
Dr Jon Taylor
Instrument Scientist for MARI
Is currently responsible for organising the science displays for the second target station opening. Has research interests in magnetism studied with x-rays and neutron scattering and in the dynamics of disordered systems
Dr Ross Stewart
Instrument Scientist for MARI
Responsible for running both the neutron training course and the Oxford summer school. And has expertise in studying magnetic systems using neutron polarisation analysis.
Dr Robert Bewley
Instrument Scientist for LET
Responsible for the design and commissioning of both MERLIN and LET. Has expertise in the design of neutron spectrometers and strongly correlated electron systems.
Dr Tatiana Guidi
Instrument scientist for LET
Is interested in model magnetic systems, particularly molecular magnets
Mr Alex Buts
Taking over responsibility for developing software in the group from Toby Perring
Dr Steve Boag
Responsible for developing the He spin filters for the facility
Dr Eugene Goremychkin
A visiting scientist from The Argonne National Laboratory. Has expertise in heavy-fermion systems and high temperature superconductivity
Dr Arthur Lovell
A postdoctoral researcher with expertise in hydrogen storage, electrospinning and intercalated graphites
Miss Zeynep Kurban
A EngD students registered with UCL but based at ISIS working on electrospinning and hydrogen storage