Neutrino physics with T2K and Hyper-K

Lead Research Organisation: University of Sheffield
Department Name: Physics and Astronomy


Current and planned neutrino oscillation experiments use two main technologies: large water Cherenkovs and liquid argon TPCs. On the water Cherenkov side, the current experiment is T2K and its planned future successor is Hyper-Kamiokande. This project aims to improve the precision of current and future neutrino experiments in two ways:
- improving our understanding of neutrino-nucleus interactions via cross-section measurements and the testing and tuning of neutrino interaction models;
- developing calibration systems for Hyper-Kaionkande and testing them in Super-Kamiokande.


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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
ST/R505067/1 01/10/2017 30/09/2021
1954380 Studentship ST/R505067/1 01/10/2017 30/09/2021 Samuel Jenkins