Troels Christian Petersen

Troels Christian Petersen

Associate Professor

Troels is an experimental particle physicist, working mainly on the ATLAS experiment at CERN but also on the Icecube experiment on the South Pole.

His main research interests are in the areas of Particle Physics (LHC, Higgs decays, searches), Machine Learning (geometric learning, combining methods, application to science+ cases), Statistics & Data Analayis (data reduction, fitting, hypothesis testing), and Calibration (pushing detector performance and understading to the limit).

He teaches statistics and Machine Learning and supervise a significant number of master students. Troels won the Science Faculty Dissemination Prize in 2015 and the Teaching Award of the faculty in 2021.

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