First Name Christopher Last Name Hearty Position Professor/IPP Scientist Office Room Hennings 268 Lab Room TRIUMF/Henn.222 Tel (Office) (604) 822-9163 Tel (Lab) (604) 221-3228/2-1445 Email email@example.com Research Groups Particle & Nuclear Physics Students Wanted actively recruiting Additional Links Research Website Bachelor's Degree Simon Fraser University, 1982, Mathematics and Physics Doctoral Degree University of Washington, 1987 Employment History Postdoctoral researcher at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1987-1994 Awards APS Fellow, September 2015 The 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics, split between 5 experiments, including T2K Committees and Service Chair, teaching peer review committee Chair, Belle II Institutional Board Research Area Particle & Nuclear Physics Research Field Subatomic PhysicsBelle II (see my research web site: http://www.physics.ubc.ca/~hearty/hearty.html) Research Topics Direct searches for new physics in e+ e- collisions; dark sector; light Higgs Selected Publications M. Dolan, T. Ferber, C. Hearty, F. Kahlhoefer, and K. Schmidt-Hoberg, Revised constraints and Belle II sensitivity for visible and invisible axion-like particles, [1709.00009], submitted to JHEP. BaBar collab., Search for a light Higgs resonance in radiative decays of the ϒ(1S) with a charm tag, Phys. Rev. D 91 (2015) 071102(R). BaBar collab., Search for a dark photon in e+e- collisions at BaBar, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113 (2014) 201801. J.F. Caron et al, Improved particle identification using cluster counting in a full-length drift chamber prototype, Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A 735 (2014) 169. BaBar collab., Observation of Time-reversal violation in the B0 meson system, Phys. Rev. Lett 109 (2012) 211801. BaBar collab., Evidence for an excess of B --> D(*) tau nu decays, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109 (2012) 101802. BaBar collab., Search for hadronic decays of a light Higgs boson in the radiative decay Upsilon --> gamma A0, Phys.Rev.Lett. 107 (2011) 221803. N. Abgrall et al, Time Projection Chambers for the T2K Near Detectors, Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A637 (2011) 25-46.