Dr Troy Dion
University College London
Research Project: GHz spin excitation and detection of artificial nano-magnets
Supervisors: Hidekazu Kurebayashi (UCL), Will Branford (Imperial)
Troy graduated from the University of Leeds with an MSc in Physics. Troy specialised in condensed matter, and his final year project investigated Skyrmions. After graduation Troy lived in Hamburg for nine months working in a cafe and improving his German. He then worked at Nature Scientific Reports for a year as a publishing assistant before beginning his PhD research at UCL.