Adam Ritz

Adam Ritz
Position
Department Chair, Professor
Physics and Astronomy
Contact
Office: Elliott 103
Credentials

BSc (Tasmania), MSc (Melbourne), PhD (Imperial College, London)

Area of expertise

Particle theory, astroparticle theory

Background

I'm a member of the UVic Particle Theory Group, and my research interests include:

  • Particle and astroparticle phenomenology
  • Formal aspects of quantum field theory

Research 

  • For a full list of publications, see INPIRE
  • For present (and past) research activities, please see the Research page

Students

Current graduate students
  • Kate Taylor (PhD)
  • Saeid Foroughi (PhD)
Graduated students (UVic)
  • Patrick deNiverville (MSc) → PhD student (UVic)
  • Xun Wang (PhD) → postdoc (Huazhong U)
  • Patrick deNiverville (PhD) → postdoc (IBS Daejon) → postdoc (LANL)
  • Matthias Le Dall (PhD) → postdoc (UVic) → data science, Scotiabank
  • Kate Taylor (MSc) → PhD student (UVic)

Postdoctoral researchers

Current Theory Group postdocs
  • Akash Jain (from September 2018)
  • Shohei Okawa (from September 2018)
  • Ashish Shukla (from September 2017)
Former postdocs
  • Chien-Yi Chen (→ postdoc, Northwestern U)
  • Stefan Janiszewski
  • Matthias Kaminski (→ faculty, U. Alabama)
  • David McKeen (→ postdoc, U. Washington; Research Scientist, TRIUMF)
  • Kristan Jensen (→ postdoc, Stony Brook U; faculty, SFSU)
  • John Ward
  • Touko Tahkokallio
  • Yudi Santoso

Short CV

Employment

01/2014-date
07/2017-date
07/2011-06/2017
09/2005-06/2011
01/2004-12/2005
10/1999-10/2003
09/1998-09/1999
Department Chair
Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Fellow (Theoretical Division)
Research Fellow (DAMTP, Caius College)
Research Associate (FTPI)
University of Victoria
University of Victoria
University of Victoria
University of Victoria
CERN
University of Cambridge
University of Minnesota

Education

10/1995-09/1998
01/1995-09/1995
01/1991-12/1994
PhD
MSc
BSc(Hons)
Imperial College (U. of London)
University of Melbourne
University of Tasmania