Mr Ian Claydon


Ian received his Mphys in Astronomy, Space Science and Astrophysics from the University of Kent in Canterbury. His Masters involved working in Kent's Impact lab, simulating hypervelocity impacts into ice targets using a Light Gas Gun. Ian is now studying and researching for his PhD under the supervision of Mark Gieles and Justin Read.

Research interests

  • Dark Matter
  • N-body problem
  • Kinematics of Stars in Globular Clusters to determine the effects of possible Dark Matter halos.