Andrew Wills

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Dr Andrew Wills

Telephone Extension: 
24 537
Fax Number: 
+44 (0)20 7679 0595
Office/Location: 
G16H Chemistry
Research Interests: 
Exploration of new magnetic ground states that result from magnetic frustration
Characterisation of the coupling between lattice and magnetism in multiferroic materials
Development of corepresentation/representation theory for determining magnetic structures and aiding the analysis of neutron diffraction data (author of the SARAh programs)
Development of neutron scattering techniques to measure magnetisation densities in powder samples
Biography
Biography: 
  • 2006- Reader, University College London
  • 2002- Royal Society University Research Fellow, University College London
  • 2001-02 Instrument Scientist, Institute Laue Langevin (ILL), France
  • 1998-01 Marie Curie Individual Fellowship, CEA-Grenoble, France
  • 1997-98 Research Fellow, McMaster University, Canada
  • 1993-97 Ph.D., University of Edinburgh
  • 1989-93 BA, University of Oxford
Memberships : 
  • Member of the Structural Condensed Matter Group of the IOP (2004-)
  • Member of the Magnetism Group of the IOP (2006-)
  • Member of the ILL Scientific Council (2006-)
Teaching
Teaching: 
  • 1st year Maths for chemists
  • 1st year Physical lab organiser
  • 2nd year Inorganic tutorials
  • 4th year Course organiser for Physical Materials Chemistry