Siu Ying Wong

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PhD Student
Involved in projects

Supervisor: Prof. Peter Hore (University of Oxford), co-supervised by Prof. Ilia Solov’yov

Universität Oldenburg
Institut für Physik
Carl-von-Ossietzky-Str. 9-11
26129 Oldenburg, Germany

Room: W16A 1-119

Oct 2015 - Jul 2019 MChem Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford

Current Research:
Spin Dynamics Simulations of Cryptochrome-based Radical Pairs
Developing new spin dynamics simulation techniques to aid the design of behavioural experiments

Previous Research:
Phase Behaviour of 2D Colloidal Systems Using a Repulsive Optical Landscape
(Master Project, Aarts Group, Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford)


Broadband 75-85 MHz radiofrequency fields disrupt magnetic compass orientation in night-migratory songbirds consistent with a flavin-based radical pair magnetoreceptor, Bo Leberecht, Dmitry Kobylkov, Thiemo Karwinkel, Sara Döge, Lars Burnus, Siu Ying Wong, Shambhavi Apte, Katrin Haase, Isabelle Musielak, Raisa Chetverikova, Glen Dautaj, Marco Bassetto, Michael Winklhofer, P. J. Hore, Henrik Mouritsen, Journal of Comparative Physiology A, (2022)
Navigation of migratory songbirds: a quantum magnetic compass sensor, Siu Ying Wong, Anders Frederiksen, Maja Hanić, Fabian Schuhmann, Gesa Grüning, P. J. Hore, Ilia A. Solov'yov, Neuroforum, 27, 141-150, (2021)
Cryptochrome magnetoreception: four tryptophans could be better than three, Siu Ying Wong, Yujing Wei, Henrik Mouritsen, Ilia A. Solov'yov, P. J. Hore, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 18, 20210601, (2021)
Nuclear polarization effects in cryptochrome-based magnetoreception, Siu Ying Wong, Ilia A. Solov'yov, P.J. Hore, Daniel R. Kattnig, Journal of Physical Chemistry, 154, 035102, (2021)