Paper day! Madrid week seven

Today my first paper as first author came out on the arXiv! You can check it out here: https://arxiv.org/abs/2002.10449. In this work, we reconstruct a coupling function between dark matter and vacuum energy. Such models are generally motivated as solution to problems such as the Hubble tension, so we were keen to update our previous …

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There’ll always be an England: Madrid week four

I didn't write a blog post last week as I was rather ill (fortunately not with coronavirus...) and consequently did not get up to anything of note. As of tomorrow, I'll have been in Madrid for a month, which seems rather unbelievable. I've been feeling a bit homesick this week. It's funny the strange things …

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Studying abroad in Madrid: the first week

Hello! If you're reading my website for the first time, I'm a third year PhD student from the University of Portsmouth, working on testing and constraining models of interacting dark energy. If you want to know more about my research, you can click here for an overview and here for some more in-depth information. However, …

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