Member Profile


Contact Info

First Name: Michael

Last Name: Banks

Email: Send Email

Occupation:News Editor


Company: IOP Publishing

Category of Membership: Public

Areas of expertise:

  • Physics/Space/Astronomy
  • Energy
  • Science Policy


Michael is news editor of Physics World. As well as running the news and opinion section of the magazine, he contributes regularly to as well as works on the Physics World special report programme. Michael joined Physics World in 2008 after completing a PhD in condensed-matter physics at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research in Stuttgart, Germany.