Dr. Nigel Smith is an astro-particle physicist and the Director of the SNOLAB International Deep Underground Science Facility near Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. Since 1992, Dr. Smith has been actively involved in the development and operation of deep underground detectors for dark matter research and the associated infrastructures required.
et al., 2020, Constraints on dark matter-nucleon effective couplings in the presence of kinematically distinct halo substructures using the DEAP-3600 detector, Physical Review D, Vol:102, ISSN:2470-0010
et al., 2020, The liquid-argon scintillation pulseshape in DEAP-3600, European Physical Journal C, Vol:80, ISSN:1434-6044
et al., 2019, Electromagnetic backgrounds and potassium 42 activity in the DEAP 3600 dark matter detector, Physical Review D, Vol:100, ISSN:2470-0010
et al., 2019, Search for dark matter with a 231-day exposure of liquid argon using DEAP-3600 at SNOLAB, Physical Review D, Vol:100, ISSN:2470-0010
et al., 2019, In-situ characterization of the Hamamatsu R5912-HQE photomultiplier tubes used in the DEAP-3600 experiment, Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section A-accelerators Spectrometers Detectors and Associated Equipment, Vol:922, ISSN:0168-9002, Pages:373-384