Professor Nicole F. Bell
BSc(Hons), PhD, FAPS, FAIP
Address:

School of Physics
The University of Melbourne
Victoria 3010 Australia

Office: 415, Physics (David Caro) Building
Phone: + 61 3 8344 3112
Fax: + 61 3 9347 4783
Email: n.bell@unimelb.edu.au
 
Current Appointments
 
2021 - present Vice President, The Australian Institute for Physics
2020 - present Theory Program Leader, ARC Centre of Excellence for Dark Matter Particle Physics
2020 - present Professor, School of Physics, The University of Melbourne,
 
 
Previous Appointments
 
2020 - 2021 Melbourne Node Manager, ARC Centre of Excellence for Dark Matter Particle Physics
2014 - 2019 Associate Professor and Reader, School of Physics, The University of Melbourne,
2012 - 2018 ARC Future Fellow
2011 - 2018 Chief Investigator, ARC Centre of Excellence for Particle Physics at the Terascale
2008 - 2013 Senior Lecturer, School of Physics, The University of Melbourne,
2007 - 2008 Lecturer, School of Physics, The University of Melbourne,
 
2004 - 2006 Sherman Fairchild Postdoctoral Scholar, Kellogg Radiation Laboratory & Theoretical Astrophysics
California Institute of Technology, USA (Caltech)
 
2001 - 2004 Research Associate, Theoretical Astrophysics Group                                                                      
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, USA (Fermilab)
 
 
Selected Honours
 
2020 Nancy Millis Medal awarded by the Australian Academy of Science
Fellow of the American Physical Society
Fellow of the Australian Institute of Physics
 
 

Research Interests

I am a theoretical physicist at the University of Melbourne, working in the area of particle and astroparticle physics. Topics of particular interest include:
  • Dark Matter
  • Neutrino Physics
  • Matter-antimatter asymmetries
  • Astroparticle physics and cosmology
  • Beyond-Standard-Model Particle Physics
For more information see
ARC Centre of Excellence for Dark Matter Particle Physics,
ARC Centre of Excellence for Particle Physics at the Terascale (CoEPP) and
U. Melbourne Particle Theory Group


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