Professor Dirk van der Werf

Professor Dirk van der Werf
Personal Chair
Physics
Telephone: (01792) 513053
Room: Office - 503
Fifth Floor
Vivian Building
Singleton Campus

Areas of Expertise

  • Positron Phyics
  • Positronium Physics
  • Antimatter
  • Antihydrogen
  • Gravitational acceleration of Antimatter

Publications

  1. Ahmadi, M., Alves, B., Baker, C., Bertsche, W., Butler, E., Capra, A., Carruth, C., Cesar, C., Charlton, M., Cohen, S., Collister, R., Eriksson, S., Evans, A., Evetts, N., Fajans, J., Friesen, T., Fujiwara, M., Gill, D., Gutierrez, A., Hangst, J., Hardy, W., Hayden, M., Isaac, C., Ishida, A., Johnson, M., Jones, S., Jonsell, S., Kurchaninov, L., Madsen, N., Mathers, M., Maxwell, D., McKenna, J., Menary, S., Michan, J., Momose, T., Munich, J., Nolan, P., Olchanski, K., Olin, A., Pusa, P., Rasmussen, C., Robicheaux, F., Sacramento, R., Sameed, M., Sarid, E., Silveira, D., Stracka, S., Stutter, G., So, C., Tharp, T., Thompson, J., Thompson, R., van der Werf, D., Wurtele, J., Charlton, M., van der Werf, D., Madsen, N., Baker, C., Isaac, A., Eriksson, S. Antihydrogen accumulation for fundamental symmetry tests Nature Communications 8 1
  2. Ahmadi, M., Alves, B., Baker, C., Bertsche, W., Butler, E., Capra, A., Carruth, C., Cesar, C., Charlton, M., Cohen, S., Collister, R., Eriksson, S., Evans, A., Evetts, N., Fajans, J., Friesen, T., Fujiwara, M., Gill, D., Gutierrez, A., Hangst, J., Hardy, W., Hayden, M., Isaac, C., Ishida, A., Johnson, M., Jones, S., Jonsell, S., Kurchaninov, L., Madsen, N., Mathers, M., Maxwell, D., McKenna, J., Menary, S., Michan, J., Momose, T., Munich, J., Nolan, P., Olchanski, K., Olin, A., Pusa, P., Rasmussen, C., Robicheaux, F., Sacramento, R., Sameed, M., Sarid, E., Silveira, D., Stracka, S., Stutter, G., So, C., Tharp, T., Thompson, J., Thompson, R., van der Werf, D., Wurtele, J., Charlton, M., van der Werf, D., Madsen, N., Baker, C., Isaac, A., Eriksson, S. Observation of the hyperfine spectrum of antihydrogen Nature 548 7665 66 69
  3. Miranda, D., Cesar, C., Sacramento, R., Ahmadi, M., Nolan, P., Pusa, P., Baquero-Ruiz, M., Carruth, C., Charman, A., Evans, L., Fajans, J., Povilus, A., So, C., Wurtele, J., Zhmoginov, A., Bertsche, W., Butler, E., Ishida, A., Capra, A., Menary, S., Charlton, M., Eriksson, S., Isaac, C., Jones, S., Madsen, N., Maxwell, D., Sameed, M., van der Werf, D., Evetts, N., Gutierrez, A., Hardy, W., Friesen, T., Hangst, J., Rasmussen, C., Tharp, T., Fujiwara, M., Gill, D., Kurchaninov, L., Mckenna, J., Michan, J., Olchanski, K., Olin, A., Hayden, M., Munich, J., Jonsell, S., Momose, T., Robicheaux, F., Sarid, E., Thompson, R. Fundamental Tests of Physics with Antihydrogen at ALPHA Latin America Optics and Photonics Conference LTu3B.1
  4. Charlton, M., van der Werf, D., Charlton, M. Advances in antihydrogen physics Science Progress 98 1 34 62
  5. Deller, A., Mortensen, T., Isaac, C., P van der Werf, D., Charlton, M., Charlton, M., van der Werf, D., Isaac, A. Radially selective inward transport of positrons in a Penning–Malmberg trap New Journal of Physics 16 7 073028

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Supervision

  • '''Nanosensor development for internal pH measurements within marine organisms.''' (awarded 2019)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Prof Peter Dunstan
  • ''Laser-ablated Beryllium Ions for Cold Antihydrogen in ALPHA'' (awarded 2017)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Prof Michael Charlton
    Other supervisor: Prof Niels Madsen