Royal College of Science Union
Science Challenge 2017
Professor Jonathan Butterworth

Professor Jonathan Butterworth

Professor Jonathan Butterworth is Head of Physics and Astronomy at UCL, and a member of the ATLAS Collaboration at the CERN Large Hadron Collider. He won the Chadwick Medal of the Institute of Physics in 2013 for his work on high energy physics, especially in the understanding of hadronic jets. He writes on physics regularly for Guardian, as well as other publications, and his book "Smashing Physics" was shortlisted for the Royal Society Winton Science Book Prize in 2014.