X-Ray Scattering Group

Stuart Wilkins

Mark P.M. Dean


X-Ray Group

ph: (631) 344-7847



Mark Dean received his MSci Physics degree from the University of Nottingham, UK in 2006 and his PhD from the University of Cambridge, UK in 2010. He then came to Brookhaven as a post-doc working as part of the Center for Emergent Superconductivity.In 2012 he was promoted to be an Assistant Physicist and in 2014 he was given a Department of Energy Early Career Award.

Mark leads the group's inelastic x-ray scattering (RIXS) program, which aims to understand the electronic properties of strongly correlated mateirals, such as cuprates, iridates and nickelates both in bulk and heterostructure forms.

A popular description of this experimental technique is available here.

Key Publications

G. Fabbris et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 147401 (2016)

M. P. M. Dean et al., Nature Materials 15, 601-605 (2016). Featured in News and Views.

M. P. M. Dean, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 15, 3-13 (2015) (Review article)

M. P. M. Dean et al., Nature Materials 12, 10191023 (2013)

M. P. M. Dean et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 147001 (2013)

M. P. M. Dean et al., Nature Materials 11, 850 (2012)

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