Dr Ben Mallett is a Rutherford Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Photon Factory at the University of Auckland.
Ben graduated with a PhD in physics from Victoria University of Wellington under the supervision of Professor Jeffery Tallon. He undertook postdoctoral research at Fribourg University in Switzerland before returning to New Zealand in 2016.
Ben's research interests orbit around novel physics in solids and using spectroscopy to understand it.
You can’t Google the answers to these questions.Dr Ben Mallett
In The Media
March 22, 2017
Superconductors already have various applications (electromagnets, digital circuits, particle detectors) but would be even more useful if they operated at higher temperatures.
September 11, 2019
Come and hear MacDiarmid Institute scientists talk about how materials science is offering a greener future for our planet.
August 26, 2019
Postdoctoral Fellow Ben Mallett introduces the element Silicon on RadioNZ Nights' Element of the Week segment.