Mads Toudal Frandsen

Mads Toudal Frandsen

Mads Toudal Frandsen

Associate Professor

Phone: 65504521

Fax: 66158780

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Mads Toudal Frandsen

Associate Professor

  • Department of Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy
  • CP3-Origins

Email: toudal@sdu.dk

Fax: 66158780

Phone: 65504521

Education

2009PhD in Physics, Niels Bohr Institute
2006Master in Physics, Niels Bohr Institute & UC Santa Barbara
2004Bachelor in Mathematics and Physics, Niels Bohr Institute

Employment

2012-presentAssociate Professor, CP³-Origins, SDU
2009-2012Postdoctoral Research Associate, Oxford University

Active Research grants

Villum Foundation Block Stipend (24 months post doc)

Extended Research visits

2013KITP Santa Barbara June-July (4 weeks)
2011CERN July-August (6 weeks)
2007CERN March-June (4 Months)

Affiliations

2012-2014Long-term visitor, Theoretical Physics Oxford
2012-2014ATLAS associated theorist, CERN

Master Students

2015Mette Lindharth Als Kristensen (Beyond the SM - LHC)
2012Karin Dissauer (Joint with F. Sannino)

Bachelor Students

2015 Martin Rosenlyst Joergensen (Dark Matter - Thermal Relics and LHC detection)
2015Martin Berg Klenow (Higgs Physics - LHC detection)
2015Henrik K. B. Siboni (Dark Matter - Direct Detection)
2015Jonas Petersen (Dark Matter - Cluster Collisions)
2014Nicky Klindt Vølund (Dark Matter- Cluster Collisions)
2014Sofie Gregersen (Dark Matter- direct detection)
2014Kevin Grønbech (Dark Matter- Cluster Collisions)
2013Mette Lindharth Als Kristensen
2013Rasmus Rexbye Hansen

Teaching

2014First year Classical Mechanics FF502 (~250 students)
2014Second year Classical Mechanics FY504 (~30 students)
2013Responsible for 3 day SRP workshop at CP³ (8 high school students)
2013First year Classical Mechanics FF502 (~250 students)
2013Second year Classical Mechanics FY504 (~30 students)
2012Second year Classical Mechanics FY504 (~30 students)
2012first year lab exercises FY502 (~250 students)
2012Nordita Master Class in Physics, Stockholm

Honours and Awards

2015Elected member of The Young Academy - The Royal Danish Academi of Sciences and Letters
2014Villum Foundation Block Stipend (24 months post doc)
2012Rutherford Fellowship (STFC) UK
2012Sapere Aude Research Grant (~ 750.000 Dkr)
2012FNU Post doc fellowship (2 years)
2010Elected Junior Research Fellow Mansfield College Oxford (2 years)
2010Lundbeck Foundation Talent Prize
2009Villum Kann Rasmussen Post Doc Fellowship (2 years)
2009Anglo-Danish Society Award, Danish Embassy London
2006Loerup Honorary Graduate Award, Copenhagen
2005Deans Honours, University of California Santa Barb

Scientific duties and service

Journals:
Referee for
JCAP (Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics)
PRD (Physical Review D)
CPC (Computer Physics Communications)
EPJ (European Physics Journal)

Grants
Referee for FRIA 2013 call of the Fund for Scientific Research - FNRS, funding agency for scientific research in French-speaking Belgium

Conferences:
Member of the Scientific Organizing Committee of Lattice Meets Experiment Workshop, Brookhaven 2013.
Organizer of Origin of Mass, SDU 2013

Boards
Member of faggruppen for fysik under den bibliometriske forskningsindikator 2013-
Member of Instrumentcenter for dansk astrofysik (IDA) 2014 -

In the media

Sun's dark matter trap

Mads Toudal Frandsen

12/07/2010

1 media contribution

Paradigmeskift: Sådan kan vi også lede efter mørkt stof

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24/07/2015

1 item of media coverage

New light cast on dark matter…: We may be a step closer to fathoming one of particle physics' deepest mysteries

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26/05/2013

1 media contribution

New light cast on dark matter…

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26/05/2013

1 item of media coverage

Navnligt -i dag med Phillip, der har brugt sin gen-forskning til at skrive en krimi

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17/06/2016

1 item of media coverage

Mulig CERN-opdagelse kan føre til teori om alting

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03/04/2016

1 item of media coverage

Heart of darkness could explain sun mysteries

Mads Toudal Frandsen

04/07/2010

1 item of media coverage

Heart of darkness could explain sun mysteries

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14/07/2010

1 media contribution

For lækker til (natur)love

Mads Toudal Frandsen

28/02/2014

1 item of media coverage

Er universet mon asymmetrisk

Mads Toudal Frandsen

07/06/2011

1 item of media coverage

Efter Higgs: Jagten på ny fysik: Den berømte Higgs-partikel er fundet, men fysikerne holder ikke op med at lede. Higgs-partiklen opfører sig nemlig ganske som forudsagt – og det er netop problemet. Der mangler stadig noget.

Mads Toudal Frandsen

29/03/2013

1 media contribution

Efter Higgs: Jagten på ny fysik

Mads Toudal Frandsen

29/03/2013

1 item of media coverage

Det Globale Eventyr: Allerede på vej ud i verden som ph.d.

Mads Toudal Frandsen

01/01/2009

1 media contribution

Dark Matter May Be Building Up Inside the Sun

Mads Toudal Frandsen

07/09/2010

1 media contribution

Dark matter may be building up inside our own sun

Mads Toudal Frandsen

12/07/2010

1 item of media coverage

CERN's Higgs Discovery As Portal To New 'Technicolor' Physics

Mads Toudal Frandsen

19/11/2014

1 item of media coverage

Astronomer opdager mystisk signal fra fjerne galakser

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02/07/2014

1 item of media coverage

Astronomer opdager et mystisk signal fra fjerne galakser

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02/07/2014

1 item of media coverage

Are CDMS and XENON both right about dark matter?

Mads Toudal Frandsen

25/04/2013

1 item of media coverage

Are CDMS and XENON both right about dark matter?

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25/04/2013

1 media contribution

Publications

Symmetries and composite dynamics for the 750 GeV diphoton excess

Franzosi, D. B. & Frandsen, M. T. 2017 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology).

Asymmetric Dark Matter Models and the LHC Diphoton Excess

Frandsen, M. T. & Shoemaker, I. M. 2016 In : Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. 2016, May, 27 p., 064

New or ν missing energy: Discriminating Dark Matter from Neutrino Interactions at the LHC

Franzosi, D. B., Frandsen, M. T. & Shoemaker, I. M. 2016 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 93, 9, p. 095001-1-095001-10 095001

Testing a dynamical origin of standard model fermion masses

Alanne, T., Frandsen, M. T. & Franzosi, D. B. 2016 In : Physical Review D. 94, 7, p. 071703-1-071703-6 071703(R)

Vector and Axial-vector resonances in composite models of the Higgs boson

Franzosi, D. B., Cacciapaglia, G., Cai, H., Deandrea, A. & Frandsen, M. 2016 In : The Journal of High Energy Physics (Online). 2016, 76, 42 p.

Diboson Signals via Fermi Scale Spin-One States

Franzosi, D. B., Frandsen, M. T. & Sannino, F. 8 Dec 2015 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 92, 115005

Unitarity implications of diboson resonance in the TeV region for Higgs physics

Cacciapaglia, G. & Frandsen, M. T. 29 Sep 2015 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology).

Custodial vector model

Becciolini, D., Franzosi, D. B., Foadi, R., Frandsen, M. T., Hapola, T. & Sannino, F. 2015 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 92, 22 p., 015013

Direct Detection Phenomenology in Models Where the Products of Dark Matter Annihilation Interact with Nuclei

Cherry, J. F., Frandsen, M. T. & Shoemaker, I. M. 2015 In : Physical Review Letters. 114, 23, 6 p., 231303

X-ray lines from dark matter: the good, the bad, and the unlikely

Frandsen, M., Sannino, F., M. Shoemaker, I. & Svendsen, O. 23 May 2014 In : JCAP. 5

LUX Constraints on Magnetic Dark Matter in the $S\bar{E} χ$y Model with(out) Naturality

T. Frandsen, M., Sannino, F., M. Shoemaker, I. & Svendsen, O. 6 Mar 2014 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 89, 055004

Colliding clusters and dark matter self-interactions

Kahlhoefer, F., Schmidt-Hoberg, K., Frandsen, M. T. & Sarkar, S. 2014 In : Royal Astronomical Society. Monthly Notices. 437, 3, p. 2865-2881

Halo-independent direct detection of momentum-dependent dark matter

Cherry, J. F., Frandsen, M. T. & Shoemaker, I. M. 2014 In : Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. 10, 19 p., 022

Technicolor Higgs boson in the light of LHC data

Belyaev, A., S. Brown, M., Foadi, R. & Frandsen, M. T. 2014 In : Physical Review D. Particles and fields. 90, 3, 035012

Up-shot of inelastic down-scattering at CDMS-Si

Frandsen, M. T. & M. Shoemaker, I. 2014 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 89, 5, 5 p., 051701

125 GeV Higgs from a not so light Technicolor Scalar

Foadi, R., Frandsen, M. T. & Sannino, F. 2013 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 87, 9, 7 p., 095001

The unbearable lightness of being

Frandsen, M. T., Kahlhoefer, F., McCabe, C., Sarkar, S. & Schmidt-Hoberg, K. 2013 In : Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. 7, 023

Perturbative extension of the standard model with a 125 GeV Higgs and Magnetic Dark Matter

Dissauer, K., Frandsen, M. T., Hapola, T. & Sannino, F. 21 Nov 2012 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology).

Discovering a Light Scalar or Pseudoscalar at The Large Hadron Collider

Frandsen, M. T. & Sannino, F. 18 Mar 2012 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology).

LHC and Tevatron bounds on the dark matter direct detection cross-section for vector mediators

Frandsen, M. T., Kahlhoefer, F., Preston, A., Sarkar, S. & Schmidt-Hoberg, K. 2012 In : Journal of High Energy Physics (Online). 2012, p. 123 25 p.

Light Higgs from Scalar See-Saw in Technicolor

Foadi, R. & Frandsen, M. T. 2012 In : Journal of High Energy Physics (JHEP).

Loop-induced dark matter direct detection signals from gamma-ray lines

Frandsen, M. T., Haisch, U., Kahlhoefer, F., Mertsch, P. & Schmidt-Hoberg, K. 2012 In : Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. 10, p. 033

Resolving astrophysical uncertainties in dark matter direct detection

Frandsen, M. T., Kahlhoefer, F., McCabe, C., Sarkar, S. & Schmidt-Hoberg, K. 2012 In : Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. January 2012, 024

Cosmic-ray sum rules

Masina, I., Sannino, F. & Frandsen, M. T. 2011 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 83, 12, p. 127301 4 p.

Delineating the conformal window

Frandsen, M. T., Pickup, T. & Teper, M. 2011 In : Physics Letters. Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics. 695, 1-4, p. 231-237

Direct detection of dark matter in models with a light Z'

Frandsen, M. T., Kahlhoefer, F., Sarkar, S. & Schmidt-Hoberg, K. 2011 In : Journal of High Energy Physics (Online). September 2011, 128

Light asymmetric dark matter from new strong dynamics

Frandsen, M. T., Sarkar, S. & Schmidt-Hoberg, K. 2011 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 84, 051703(R)

On the DAMA and CoGeNT Modulations

Frandsen, M. T., Kahlhoefer, F., March-Russell, J., McCabe, C., McCullough, M. & Schmidt-Hoberg, K. 2011 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 84, 4, 5 p., 041301

Vanilla Technicolor at Linear Colliders

T. Frandsen, M., Jarvinen, M. & Sannino, F. 2011 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). D84, 3, p. 035025 13 p.

iTIMP: isotriplet Technicolor Interacting Massive Particle as Dark Matter

T. Frandsen, M. & Sannino, F. 27 May 2010 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 81, 9, p. 097704 4 p.

Asymmetric dark matter and the Sun

Frandsen, M. T. & Sarkar, S. 2010 In : Physical Review Letters. 105, 1, 4 p., 011301

Fourth Lepton Family is Natural in Technicolor

T. Frandsen, M., Masina, I. & Sannino, F. 2010 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 81, 3, p. 035010 18 p.

From the LHC to Future Colliders

De Roeck, A., Ellis, J., Grojean, C., Heinemeyer, S., Jakobs, K., Weiglein, G., Wells, J., Azuelos, G., Dawson, S., Gripaios, B., Han, T., Hewett, J., Lancaster, M., Mariotti, C., Moortgat, F., Moortgat-Pick, G., Polesello, G., Riemann, S., Schumacher, M., Assamagan, K., Bechtle, P., Carena, M., Chachamis, G., F. Chen, K., De Curtis, S., Desch, K., Dittmar, M., Dreiner, H., Dührssen, M., Foster, B., T. Frandsen, M., Giammanco, A., Godbole, R., Govoni, P., Gunion, J., Hollik, W., S. Hou, W., Isidori, G., Juste, A., Kalinowski, J., Korytov, A., Kou, E., Kraml, S., Krawczyk, M., Martin, A., Milstead, D., Morton-Thurtle, V., Moenig, K., Mele, B., Ozcan, E., Pieri, M., Plehn, T., Reina, L., Richter-Was, E., Rizzo, T., Rolbiecki, K., Sannino, F., Schram, M., Smillie, J., Sultansoy, S., Tattersall, J., Uwer, P., Webber, B. & Wienemann, P. 2010 In : European Physical Journal C. Particles and Fields. 66, 3-4, p. 525-583

Technicolor Dark Matter

Sannino, F., Foadi, R. & Frandsen, M. T. 1 Jan 2009 In : Physical Review D. Particles and fields. D80, 3, p. 037702 4 p.

Technicolor Walks at the LHC

Sannino, F., Foadi, R., Frandsen, M. T., Järvinen, M., Belyaev, A. & Pukhov, A. 2009 In : Physical Review D. Particles and fields. D79, 3, p. 035006 32 p.

Higher representations on the lattice: Perturbative studies

Sannino, F., Del Debbio, L., Panagopoulos, H. & Frandsen, M. T. 3 Jun 2008 In : Journal of High Energy Physics (Online). 22 p.

Constraining walking and custodial technicolor

Sannino, F., Foadi, R. & Frandsen, M. T. 2008 In : PHYSICAL REVIEW. 77 D, 9, p. 097702 4 p.

Minimal Walking Technicolor

Frandsen, M. T. 23 Oct 2007 In : SUSY 2007 proceedings, 15th International Conference on Supersymmetry and Unification of Fundamental Interactions, July 26 - August 1, 2007, Karlsruhe, Germany.

Minimal Walking Technicolor: Set Up for Collider Physics

Sannino, F., Foadi, R., Frandsen, M. T. & Ryttov, T. 12 Jun 2007 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 76, 42 p.

Minimal Walking Technicolor: Set Up for Collider Physics

Foadi, R., Frandsen, M. T., A. Ryttov, T., Ryttov, T. & Sannino, F. 12 Jun 2007 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 76, 5, 17 p., 055005

Corrigan-Ramond Extension of QCD at Nonzero Baryon Density

T. Frandsen, M., Kouvaris, C. & Sannino, F. 2006 In : Physical Review D (Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology). 74, p. 117503

Activities

24th Nordic Particle Physics Meeting, Spaatind

Frandsen, M. T. (Keynote speaker)
2016 → …

5th Odense Winter School on Theoretical Physics

Frandsen, M. T. (Organizer)
8 Oct 201212 Oct 2012

Akademiet for talentfulde unge besøger CP3

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
12 Mar 2013

ARK MATTER: ASTROPHYSICAL PROBES, LABORATORY TESTS, AND THEORY ASPECTS

Frandsen, M. T. (Participant)
2015 → …

AT-dage

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
14 Feb 201419 Feb 2014

Beyond the LHC

Frandsen, M. T. (Speaker)
22 Jul 201329 Jul 2013

Big Bang og mørkt stof

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
8 May 2014

Bright Ideas on Dark Matters

Frandsen, M. T. (Organizer)
31 Mar 201411 Apr 2014

Brobygger foredrag for 25 Gymnasie-elever

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
25 Oct 2012

CERN (External organisation)

Frandsen, M. T. (Member)
2012 → …

Composite Dynamics for EWSB and Dark Matter

Frandsen, M. T. (Participant)
2015

Composite Dynamics: from Lattice to the LHC Run II

Frandsen, M. T. (Keynote speaker)
4 Apr 20169 Apr 2016

CP3-Seminar

Frandsen, M. T. (Speaker)
2016

Den bibliometriske forskningsindikator (External organisation)

Frandsen, M. T. (Member)
22 Jan 2014

Det Unge Akademi (External organisation)

Frandsen, M. T. (Member)
20152020

Foredrag om detektorer og acceleratorer

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
11 Sep 2013

Future of Fundamental Interactions Interactions

Frandsen, M. T. (Speaker)
2015

Giersing Realskole besøger CP3

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
27 Sep 2012

Higgs Symposium

Frandsen, M. T. (Participant)
9 Jan 201311 Jan 2013

Instrumentcenter for dansk astrofysik (External organisation)

Frandsen, M. T. (Member)
2014

IPPP

Frandsen, M. T. (Speaker)
28 Feb 2013

Mørkt stof

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
11 Apr 2013

Mørkt stof i Universet

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
10 Apr 2012

ngly interacting dynamics beyond the Standard Model and the Higgs boson

Frandsen, M. T. (Speaker)
24 Apr 201326 Apr 2013

Nordita Master Class in Physics 2012

Frandsen, M. T. (Speaker)
28 Jul 20122 Aug 2012

Nordita Winter School

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
Jan 2015

Origin of Mass 2013

Frandsen, M. T. (Organizer)
5 Aug 201323 Aug 2013

Oxford Journal Club

Frandsen, M. T. (Speaker)
7 Feb 2013

Particle physics for high school teachers

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
17 Jan 2013

Rudolf Peierls Center for Theoretical Physics (External organisation)

Frandsen, M. T. (Member)
2012 → …

Scientific Organizing Committee "Lattice Meets Experiment 2013: Beyond the Standard Model" (External organisation)

Frandsen, M. T. (Member)
5 Dec 20136 Dec 2013

Searches for Compositeness

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
2015

Standardmodellen, CERN og Higgs partiklen.

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
4 Feb 2014

Strategy Workshop on Astroparticle Physics in Switzerland

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
11 Jun 2014

Students from Slagelse Gymnasium visit CP³-Origins

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
20 Mar 2013

Syddansk Universitet

Frandsen, M. T. (Visiting lecturer)
10 Jun 201330 Jun 2013

Tiden efter opdagelsen af Higgs-partiklen

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
1 Nov 2012

Universets gåder - Big Bang, mørkt stof og Higgs partiklen

Frandsen, M. T. (Lecturer)
17 Feb 2014

WIN2015

Frandsen, M. T. (Speaker)
2015 → …