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Institute for Particle Physics Phenomenology

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Institute for Particle Physics Phenomenology

PhD Student

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Email: joey.y.reiness[AT]durham.ac.uk

Profile

I am a second year PhD student at the IPPP under the supervision of Prof. Valya Khoze. Before coming to Durham I completed my BA MSci in Natural Sciences (Physics) at Downing College, University of Cambridge.

Publications

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Research Area

Beyond the Standard Model Phenomenology: Higgsplosion, Relaxions.
Semiclassical methods and the Coherent State formalism in QFT, specifically in scalar theories.

Recent Talks & Posters

  • "An Introduction to Higgsplosion" - YTF10 talk, Durham, UK
  • "Black holes, time dilation and other wacky stuff" - outreach talk delivered at:
    • University College MCR Sunday Seminar talk for all disciplines, Durham, UK, April 2018
    • Durham Castle Conference talk for all disciplines, Durham, UK, July 2018
    • Orkney Science Festival - a public talk, Kirkwall, UK, September 2018
  • "An Introduction to the Coherent State Formalism in QFT" - Student Seminar, Durham, UK, October 2018

Schools, Workshops and Conferences

  • YTF9 - Durham, UK, January 2017
  • Higgs-Maxwell Meeting - Edinburgh, UK, February 2017
  • Invisibles17 School - Murten, Switzerland, June 2017
  • Invisibles17 Workshop - Zurich, Switzerland, June 2017
  • MITP Summer School - Mainz, Germany, August 2017
  • Out of the Higgs Era into the Dark - Durham, UK, Novemebr 2017
  • YTF10 - Durham, UK, January 2018
  • Unravelling the Dark Matter Mystery - Durham, UK, March 2018
  • PACTS 2018 Conference - Tallinn, Estonia, June 2018
  • CP3 Origins Winter School 2018 - Odense, Denmark, November 2018

Undergraduate Teaching Experience

  • Durham University Level 2 Theoretical Physics Workshop Demonstrator for academic years 2016-17 and 2017-18
  • Durham University Level 3 Theoretical Physics Workshop Demonstrator for academic year 2018-19

Outreach

  • Orkney Science Festival - "Modelling the Invisible" exhibit and several talks on wacky physics to public and schools, including speaking as Peter Higgs' substitute, Orkney, UK - September 2018
  • Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition - "Ghosts in the Universe", London, UK - July 2018
  • Durham University School Science Festival, Durham, UK - March 2018
  • Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition - "Modelling the Invisible", London, UK - July 2017
  • Celebrate Science Exhibition, Durham, UK - October 2017
  • Durham Saturday Morning Outreach - September 2017
  • Cambridge Hands-On Science, "Summer Roadshow" and various events around the UK - 2013-2016