Prof Gert Aarts FLSW

UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning & Advanced Computing

Panel, Board and Committee membership

  • Member of the UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship Interview Panel (2020)
  • Chair of the Research Board of the EU Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN Europlex (since 2019)
  • Member of the IAC of Lattice 2019, Wuhan, China (2019)
  • Member of the Kenneth G. Wilson Award for Excellence in Lattice Field Theory Selection Committee (2019)
  • Member of the Joint Scientific Council of FAIR/GSI (since 2018)
  • Member of the Royal Society Newton International Fellowship Panel (since 2018)
  • Chair (since 2017) and member (since 2016) of the Scientific Board of the European Centre for Theoretical Studies in Nuclear Physics and Related Areas (ECT*), Trento, Italy
  • Working group leader and member of the Core Management Committee of EU COST network THOR (since 2016)
  • Member of STFC Skills and Engagement Advisory Board (SEAB) (2017-2018)
  • Member of the Ken Wilson Lattice Award evaluation panel (2017-2018)
  • Member of the Royal Society Research Fellows Enhancement Award Panel (2017)
  • Member of International Advisory Committees of conference series Strong and Electroweak Matter (SEWM), Extreme QCD (XQCD), SIGN (all ongoing), Lattice 2013
  • Chair of the Physics Panel of the Institutional Review of Research Performance at the National University of Ireland Galway (2015-2016)
  • Chair of the British Council/Newton Fund Panel for Science and Engineering Research and Institutional Links (2013-2016)
  • Member of STFC Ernest Rutherford (2011-2012) and Advanced Fellowship Panel (2010-2011)

Postgraduate supervision

  • Jamie Duell An AI driven population health study (with Shangming Zhou, since 2019)
  • Dimitrios Bachtis Machine learning and phase structure (with Biagio Lucini, since 2019)
  • Dawid Stasiak Hadrons under extreme conditions (with Tim Burns, since 2018)
  • Sam Offler Extreme QCD (since 2017)
  • Felipe Attanasio A study of QCD at finite density using complex Langevin dynamics (2014-2017 completed)
  • Kristi Praki Topics in matter under extreme conditions (2012-2016 completed)
  • Lorenzo Bongiovanni Numerical methods for the sign problem in lattice field theory (2012-2015 completed)
  • Frank James Complex Langevin dynamics as a cure for the sign problem
    (2008-2012 completed)
  • Nathan Laurie Nonequilibrium quantum field dynamics from the 2PI effective action
    (2004-2008 completed)


Address: Department of Physics - College of Science - Swansea University - Swansea, SA2 8PP, United Kingdom

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