Alexander Backis

Alexander Backis

Entry Level Engineer

Research Interests

Alexander did his master thesis focused on the MB17 prototype of the Multi-Blade detector. His task was to analyze experimental data obtained at Rutherford Laboratories, England, where the Multi-Blade was used in the CRISP neutron reflectometry instrument. He then worked as a Lab Assistant at Utgård, mainly assisting with data analysis of Multi-Grid data. He also took part in the assembling of the Multi-Grid prototype in preparation for the SNS beam time. At present, he continues assisting with the Multi-Grid project. His main focus is writing analysis code in Python for Multi-Grid data.

Career History

2018 – Present: Entry Level Engineer, Detector Group

2018: Lab Assistant, Detector Group

2013 – 2018: MA Engineering Physics, Accelerators Specialization, Lund University