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Postgraduate Student

Vincent Dumont


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  • Ph.D. Astrophysics (2013 - present) - University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Advisors: Prof. John Webb, Prof. Victor Flambaum
Thesis: Measurements of fundamental parameters and tests of the standard Big Bang model.
  • M.Sc. Astronomy (2010 - 2012) - University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Advisors: Prof. Sebastián López (U. of Chile), Dr. Pasquier Noterdaeme (IAP)
Thesis: Systematic search of deuterium absorption lines in VLT/UVES spectra of distant quasars.
  • B.Sc. Physics (2006 - 2009) - Joseph Fourier University, Grenoble, France
Advisor: Dr. Pierre-Antoine Delsart (LPSC/CERN)
Thesis: Performance study and improvement of reconstruction algorithms for hadronic jets in ATLAS experiment (Large Hadron Collider).

Research Interests: 

Extragalactic Astronomy - Quasar Absorption Lines - Lyman-alpha forest - Observational and Theoretical Cosmology - 
Laboratory Measurements of astrophysically interesting Atomic Data - Particle Physics - Physics of the Very Early Universe - 
Big Bang Nucleosynthesis - Primordial abundances - Varying fundamental constants.