Michael Smy
Researcher in Neutrino Physics,
UCI Experimental HEP group

Office: Room 3117, Frederick Reines Hall
Telephone: 949-824-7502
Telefax: 949-824-2174
email: smy@michael.ps.uci.edu
Mailing address: Department of Physics and Astronomy
4129 Frederick Reines Hall
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-4575

Research Interests

Experimental Neutrino Physics with the Super-Kamiokande experiment near Toyama, Japan.

Solar Neutrinos at Super-Kamiokande:


  • Measurement of Z0 Lepton Coupling Asymmetries: SLAC-R-515 (PhD thesis)
  • Evidence for Oscillation of Atmospheric Neutrinos: Phys.Rev.Lett.81:1562-1567, 1998
  • Solar 8B and hep Neutrino Measurements from 1258 Days of Super-Kamiokande Data: Phys.Rev.Lett.86:5651-5655, 2001
  • Constraints on Neutrino Oscillations Using 1258 Days of Super-Kamiokande Solar Neutrino Data: Phys.Rev.Lett.86:5656-5660, 2001
  • Evidence for an Oscillatory Signature in Atmospheric Neutrino Oscillations: Phys.Rev.Lett.93:101801, 2004
  • Precise Measurement of the Solar Neutrino Day/Night and Seasonal Variation in Super-Kamiokande-I: Phys.Rev.D69: 011104, 2004
  • Indication of Electron Neutrino Appearance from an Accelerator-produced Off-axis Muon Neutrino Beam: Phys.Rev.Lett.107: 041801, 2011
  • Supernova Relic Neutrino Search at Super-Kamiokande: Phys.Rev.D85: 052007, 2012
  • Observation of Electron Neutrino Appearance in a Muon Neutrino Beam Phys.Rev.Lett.112: 061802, 2014
  • First Indication of Terrestrial Matter Effects on Solar Neutrino Oscillation: Phys.Rev.Lett.112: 091805, 2014