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Dr Ben Mallett

Dr Ben Mallett

Associate Investigator

Tomorrow's Electronic Devices

Phone:
+64 9 923 5025

Address:
Science Centre
Building 302
Level 10, Room 1063
University of Auckland
23 Symonds Street
Auckland 1010

Biography

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.

Research interests

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 news

In The Media

Searching for high temperature superconductors

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.

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Events

NZ Innovation for Sustainability - Tauranga (14 October)

September 11, 2019

Come and hear MacDiarmid Institute scientists talk about how materials science is offering a greener future for our planet.

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Podcasts

Element of the Week - Silicon (Si)

Element of the Week - Silicon (Si)

August 26, 2019

Postdoctoral Fellow Ben Mallett introduces the element Silicon on RadioNZ Nights' Element of the Week segment.

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