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Name Dr Vincent Smith
Job title Visiting Lecturer
Department School of Physics University of Bristol
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Qualifications MBE, MA(Oxon), PhD(Bristol), FInstP
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies Fellow, Institute of Physics
Keywords elementary particle physics
nuclear physics
weak interactions
hyperons
Areas of expertise My research is in Elementary Particle Physics. I have taken part in experiments at CERN (Geneva, Switzerland) and Fermilab (Illinois, USA.)

My particular interest is in Weak Interactions, especially the properties of short-lived strange particles known as Hyperons.

I am currently a member of the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN.
Languages (other than English)
French spoken    written
Media experience I have written short articles for local media, and also appeared on local radio.