Dr Matthew Wingate

Reader in Theoretical Physics, DAMTP
Fellow of Fitzwilliam College


  • Faculty: University of Cambridge, since 2006
  • Postdoctoral researcher: University of Washington, Ohio State University, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • PhD student: University of Colorado
  • Undergraduate student: Muhlenberg College


Lattice QCD, quark flavour physics, cold fermionic atoms, strongly interacting fermions

Selected Publications

  • J. Harrison, C. Davies, and M. Wingate, "Lattice QCD calculations of the $B_{(s)} to D_{(s)}^* ell nu$ form factors at zero recoil and implications for $|V_{cb}|$," arXiv:1712.09934
  • C. Hughes, R. J. Dowdall, C. T. H. Davies, R. R. Horgan, G. von Hippel, and M. Wingate, "Hindered M1 Radiative Decay of $Upsilon(2S)$ from Lattice NRQCD," Phys. Rev. D 92, 094501 (2015), arXiv:1508.01694
  • R. R. Horgan, Z. Liu, S. Meinel, and M. Wingate, "Calculation of B^0 to K^{*0} mu^+ mu^- and $B_s to phi mu^+ mu^-$ observables using form factors from lattice QCD," Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 212003 (2014), arXiv:1310.3887
  • R. R. Horgan, Z. Liu, S. Meinel, and M. Wingate, "Lattice QCD calculation of form factors describing the rare decays B to K^* l^+ l^- and B_s to phi l^+ l^-," Phys. Rev. D 89, 094501 (2014), arXiv:1310.3722
  • W. Detmold, C-J. D. Lin, S. Meinel, and M. Wingate, "Lambda_b to Lambda ell^+ ell^- form factors and differential branching fraction from lattice QCD," Phys. Rev. D 87, 074502 (2013)
  • O. Goulko and M. Wingate, "Thermodynamics of balanced and slightly spin-imbalanced Fermi gases at unitarity," Phys. Rev. A 82, 053621 (2010)
  • R. R. Horgan, et al, "Moving NRQCD for heavy-to-light form factors on the lattice," Phys. Rev. D 80, 074505 (2009)
  • W Detmold, C.-J. D. Lin, M. Wingate, "Bottom hadron mass splittings in the static limit from 2+1 flavour lattice QCD," Nucl. Phys. B 818, 17 (2009)
  • E. Dalgic, et al, "B0(s) - antiB0(s) mixing parameters from unquenched lattice QCD," Phys. Rev. D 76, 011501 (2007)
  • E. Gulez, et al, "B meson semileptonic form-factors from unquenched lattice QCD," Phys. Rev. D 73, 074502 (2006)
  • D. T. Son and M. Wingate, "General coordinate invariance and conformal invariance in nonrelativistic physics: Unitary Fermi gas," Annals Phys. 321, 197 (2006)
  • A. Gray, et al, "The B meson decay constant from unquenched lattice QCD" Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 212001 (2005)
  • M. Wingate, et al, "Heavy light mesons with staggered light quarks," Phys. Rev. D 67, 054505 (2003)