Past and Present PhD and MSc Students

Iain Hannah (PhD 2005) Particle heating and acceleration in solar flares : energisation at a reconnecting x-point and RHESSI microflare observations
Brian Hamilton (PhD 2006)
Joint with Culham Centre for Fusion Energy
Particle acceleration in dynamically reconnecting X-point solar-flare models / Brian Hamilton.
Laura Bone (PhD 2006)
Main supervisor Prof. John Brown
Multiwavelength observation and modelling of thermal and non-thermal electrons in the solar corona
Jennifer Pollock (PhD 2008) Numerical simulations of radiation and heating from non-thermal electrons in solar flares
Robert McKay (PhD 2008)
joint with Culham Centre for Fusion Energy
Test particle studies of acceleration and transport in solar and tokamak plasmas
Colin Gill (MSc 2009) Using active contours for automated tracking of UV and EUV solar flare ribbons
Hazel Bain (PhD 2010) Hard X-ray and radio studies of solar flares
Fatima Rubio da Costa (PhD 2010)
Joint with Osservatorio Astrofisica di Catania
Solar Chromospheric Flares:Observations in Ly-alpha and H-alpha, and Radiative Hydrodynamic Simulations
Jingnan Guo (PhD 2010)
Joint with Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, and Purple Mountain Observatory
Particle acceleration in the solar corona: simulation and Observation
Fraser Watson (PhD 2012) Investigating sunspot and photospheric magnetic field properties using automated solar feature detection
David Graham (PhD 2014) Extreme ultraviolet spectroscopy of impulsive phase solar flare footpoints
Rhys Paterson (MSc 2016) The detection and characterisation of the solar UV network
Graham Kerr (PhD 2017) Observations and modeling of the chromosphere during solar flares
Lauren Doyle (MSc 2017) Spectroscopic studies of arcade flares with EIS and EVE
Peter Levens (PhD 2018)
Main supervisor Dr. Nic Labrosse
Diagnostics of solar tornado-like prominences
Qingying Shu (PhD 2018)
(joint with School of Mathematics & Statistics, and School of Engineering
Spatio-Temporal Methodology for Space Weather Monitoring
Stephen Brown
Analysis of solar flares in Lyman lines and continuum with SDO/EVE
Juntao Wang Flare-related implosions with SDO
Andrew Rodger
Main supervisor Dr. Nic Labrosse
Modelling and Observations of filaments with ALMA
John Armstrong Data-intensive science applications to solar observations
Christopher Osborne Radiation hydrodynamics modeling of solar flares