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Our PhD student Joey Reiness completed his PhD and defended it in a remote viva this week. Congratulations to him! His thesis is titled Pieces of the Higgsaw and its abstract is below. The full thesis is also attached.

Following a recent measurement of the T2K Collaboration, in a Nature News and Views article Silvia Pascoli and Jessica Turner have discussed the question whether CP violation in the lepton sector can be a key ingredient to the matter-antimatter asymmetry in our Universe:

Some of the ressources of the IPPP Computer Cluster are donated to the GridPP support for simulating the dynamics of COVID-19 proteins through the distributed computing project Folding@Home.

One of our Durham Data intense science CDT PhD students Joe Bullock co-authored an overview of recent studies using ML/AI to tackle many aspects of the COVID-19 crisis at different scales.

The Royal Society Biographical Memoir of James Stirling, the Founding
Director of the IPPP, can be accessed below.

After nearly five years at the helm of the IPPP Keith Ellis stepped down from his post as Director on the 31st of December 2019.