Personal photo - Elinor Thompson

Ellie Thompson

Doctoral Student at the

Rex Richards Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QU


Oxford - Nottingham Biomedical Imaging CDT

- I am currently on the first year of the ONBI CDT, and will be continuing with my PhD project at the University of Nottingham

University of Cambridge

- MSci in Physical Natural Sciences (2.i). In my final year I specialised in atomic physics, biophysics and quantum condensed matter physics, with a research project in neuroimaging.

Nottingham Girls' High School

- A levels in Maths, Further Maths, Physics and Chemistry


Research Projects

Masters Research Project at the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit

- I used MEG to look at the effects of socioeconomic factors on resting state connectivity in children

Internship at Simprints (tech start up), Summer 2015

- Analysis of field test data to compare the performance of fingerprint scanners on various population groups

Summer Research Project at the University of Nottingham, 2014

- Worked in the Cold Atoms Group to design and implement an optical dipole trap for the supercooling of Causium atoms