About Karl Nicholson

Hi! I am a current second year Physics student in Trinity College Dublin. My research is on radio-astronomy of the Sun with particular interest in predicting potentially disruptive solar weather. 

Apart from physics I'm interested in running, rugby, card games and snowsports. I enjoy being outside, exercising, film/TV and getting involved in the Student's Union. I am particularly interested in connecting with students from around the globe and broadening my horizons!

I am a/an:

Undergraduate Leadership & Research Scholar


Trinity College Dublin

Laidlaw Cohort Year


Research Topic

Astronomy Astrophysics

Area of Expertise

Physics Science

I am from:


I speak:

English French

My hobbies/interests are:

Film & TV Gym Nature & environment Outdoor sports Programming Rugby Running/jogging Volunteering

I am open to participating in mentoring/buddy programmes


Intro Content

Proposal Physics Space Science

Research Proposal: Using I-LOFAR Radio Astronomy to Analyse and Predict Solar weather

Here is my research proposal for this Summer!

Influencer Of


Channels contributed to:

Leadership STEM

Rooms participated in:

Trinity College Dublin