SMP Research Student Poster and Publication Awards 2023

9 Oct 2023

The School’s annual Poster Day was held on Friday, 06 October 2023. The event was held in the SCMB Podium with 42 posters on display (PDF, 17.9 MB) and 100+ staff and students attending the event. In total we had 21 Physics posters and 21 Maths posters. The School also held its annual Student Publication Award, which received excellent submissions this year, with separate presentations made for Mathematics and Physics. All participating students deserve congratulations for presenting their work in this year’s Poster Day.

Thanks also to Phani Kumari Paritala (HDR Liaison Officer), and SMP staff Sabrina Monaghan for organising the day.

Poster Day Winners

  • First Time Presenter Physics – Mark Watson, "Rotational Inertia using Rotational Optical Tweezers", Principal Advisor Professor Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Assocaite Advisors Professor Jennifer Stow, Dr Alexander Stilgoe, Dr Itia Favre-Bulle.
  • First Time Presenter Mathematics – Tara Kemp, "Latin hypercubes realizing integer partitions", Principal Advisor Professor Diane Donovan, Associate Advisor Dr James Levevre.
  • Returning Presenter (Maths/Physics) – Madeline Nurcombe, "An isomorphism of diagram algebras", Principal Advisor Professor Jorgen Rasmussen, Associate Advisor Associate Professor Jon Link.


Left to Right: Associate Professor Holger Baumgardt, Professor and ADR Avril Robertson, Alexander He, Tara Kemp, Mark Watson, Head of School Professor Joseph Grotowski, Anthony Carr, and Madeline Nurcombe.


Student Publication Award Winners

Student Publication Award Honourable Mentions