Sinéad Ryan

Sinéad grew up in Aberdeen, Scotland.  She graduated from the University of St. Andrews with a first class honours MPhys in experimental physics in 2018.  As an undergraduate, she worked on projects in the fields of synthetic optics, cold atoms and Kerr lens modelocked laser design.  In 2017, she completed a semester exchange at the College of William & Mary where she worked on a project to design an ECDL laser. That summer she completed an internship with the magnetic measurement team at Diamond Light Source synchrotron.  She began her graduate studies at the University of Colorado Boulder in the summer of 2018.  In spring 2019 she joined the KM group to work in the magnetics team.  Her hobbies include cooking, travelling, hiking, and climbing.

Honors & Awards

  • Best Oral Award at the 2021 A-round-the-Clock Around-the-World Magnetics conference
Sinéad Ryan photo.
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