Imperial College London

Emeritus ProfessorThomasKibble

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Senior Research Investigator



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Professor Tom Kibble CBE FRS is a Senior Research Fellow and Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Physics.  His main research interests are in quantum field theory and cosmology, especially symmetry breaking and topological defect formation.  He was until 2006 co-chair of the European Science Foundation COSLAB Programme (Cosmology in the Laboratory).



Kibble TWB, 2016, Yoichiro Nambu and the origin of mass, International Journal of Modern Physics A, Vol:31, ISSN:0217-751X

Kibble TW, 2015, Spontaneous symmetry breaking in gauge theories., Philos Trans a Math Phys Eng Sci, Vol:373, Pages:1-12

Kibble TWB, 2015, The Standard Model of Particle Physics, European Review, Vol:23, ISSN:1062-7987, Pages:36-44

Kibble TWB, 2015, Spontaneous symmetry breaking in gauge theories, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A-mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences, Vol:373, ISSN:1364-503X

Kibble TWB, 2015, History of electroweak symmetry breaking, 7th International Workshop Dice2014 Spacetime - Matter - Quantum Mechanics, Vol:626, ISSN:1742-6588

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