Tamás Álmos Vámi

Subjects: Chemistry, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics
Division: Natural Sciences, Numerical Sciences
Position: Mentor, Module leader
Years: 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020, 2020-2021, 2021-2022

Tamás Álmos Vámi studies Physics at the Johns Hopkins University, in Baltimore, in the US. He received his BSc and MSc in Physics at the Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest. He is interested in Particle Physics and in the Modern Quantum Theories. He has been working at CERN for eight years in the topic of Detector Physics and Search for Physics Beyond the Standard Model. He is the group leader of the CMS Pixel Calibration, Local Reconstruction and Simulation Group. He studies Supersymmetry, and the existence of Heavy Stable Charged Particles Beyond the Standard Model. In his free time he likes reading, travelling and getting acquainted with new cultures and people. He experienced being in the leadership of an association, as he was the Head of the Scientific Department and in the following year the Coordinator of Hungarian Student Research Association (KutDiák). He was the President of the Hungarian Association of Physics Students and now he is the chair of the CERN CMS Young Scientist Committee.