Prof. Tom Davinson

Position:
Personal Chair of Experimental Nuclear Physics
Research Theme:
Particle and Nuclear Physics
Research Group:
Nuclear Physics
Institution:
Edinburgh
Email address:
t.davinson@ed.ac.uk
Website:
http://www.ph.ed.ac.uk/~td
Telephone number:
+44 (0)131 650 5250
Address:
School of Physics and Astronomy, James Clerk Maxwell Building, Peter Guthrie Tait Road, Edinburgh, EH9 3FD, United Kingdom

Research interests

  • Advanced semiconductor radiation detector systems
  • Advanced nuclear instrumentation
  • Nuclear astrophysics

Teaching

  • Junior Honours: Experimental Physics Laboratory
  • Senior Honours: Nuclear Physics Group projects
  • SUPA Graduate Course: Nuclear Instrumentation

Research outputs

  1. Approaching the Gamow window with stored ions
    J. Glorius, C. Langer, Z. Slavkovská, L. Bott, C. Brandau, B. Brückner, K. Blaum, X. Chen, S. Dababneh, T. Davinson et al., Physical Review Letters (2019)
  2. Improved astrophysical rate for the 18O(p,)15N reaction by underground measurements DOI
    Carlo Bruno, Marialuisa Aliotta, P Descouvemont, A. Best, Thomas Davinson, D. Bemmerer, A. Boeltzig, C. Broggini, Antonio Caciolli, F. Cavanna et al., Physics Letters B (2019)
  3. The ORNL Analysis Technique for Extracting $β$-Delayed Multi-Neutron Branching Ratios with BRIKEN DOI
    B. C. Rasco, N. T. Brewer, R. Yokoyama, R. Grzywacz, K. P. Rykaczewski, A. Tolosa-Delgado, J. Agramunt, J. L. Tain, A. Algora, O. Hall et al., Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment (2018)
  4. Direct Capture Cross Section and the Ep=71 and 105 keV Resonances in the Ne 22 (p,γ) Na 23 Reaction DOI
    (LUNA Collaboration), F. Ferraro, M. P. Takács, D. Piatti, F. Cavanna, R. Depalo, M. Aliotta, D. Bemmerer, A. Best, A. Boeltzig et al., Physical Review Letters, 121, 17 (2018)
  5. Development of a two-stage detection array for low-energy light charged-particles in nuclear astrophysics applications DOI
    Marialuisa Aliotta, M Romoli, L. Morales-Gallegos, Carlo G. Bruno, R. Buompane, A. D'Onofrio, Thomas Davinson, M. De Cesare, Di Leva Antonino and P. Di Meo, European Physical Journal A: Hadrons and Nuclei, 54 (2018)
  6. Effect of beam energy straggling on resonant yield in thin gas targets: The cases 22Ne(p, γ)23Na and 14N(p, γ)15O DOI
    D. Bemmerer, F. Cavanna, R. Depalo, M. Aliotta, M. Anders, A. Boeltzig, C. Broggini, C. Bruno, A. Caciolli, Thomas Chillery et al., Europhysics Letters (2018)
  7. Erratum DOI
    The LUNA Collaboration, F. Cavanna, R. Depalo, M. Aliotta, M. Anders, D. Bemmerer, A. Best, A. Boeltzig, C. Broggini, C. G. Bruno et al., Physical Review Letters, 120, 23 (2018)
  8. A high-efficiency gas target setup for underground experiments, and redetermination of the branching ratio of the 189.5 keV 22Ne(p, γ)23Na resonance DOI
    F. Ferraro, M. P. Takács, D. Piatti, V. Mossa, M. Aliotta, D. Bemmerer, A. Best, A. Boeltzig, C. Broggini, C. G. Bruno et al., European Physical Journal A: Hadrons and Nuclei, 54, 3 (2018)
  9. The briken project DOI
    J. L. Tain, J. Agramunt, D. S. Ahn, A. Algora, J. M. Allmond, H. Baba, S. Bae, N. T. Brewer, R. Caballero Folch, F. Calvino et al., Acta physica polonica b, 49, 3 , p. 417-428 (2018)
  10. Experimental investigation of exotic clustering in 13B and 14C using the resonance scattering method DOI
    A. Di Pietro, J. P. Fernández-García, F. Ferrera, P. Figuera, M. Fisichella, M. Lattuada, S. Marletta, C. Marchetta, D. Torresi, M. Alcorta et al., Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 966, 1 (2018)
Last updated: 06 Mar 2019 at 10:01