Condensed Matter Physics

Research in the field of condensed matter physics from the Faculty of Science, University of Melbourne.


Chris Chantler     Atomic physics and quantum electrodynamics, condensed matter physics and X-ray absorption fine structure, mammography, catalysts, quantum mechanics and analysis, X-ray optics and synchrotron science.

Lloyd Hollenberg     Quantum sensing in biology, quantum sensing theory and experiment, theoretical quantum computing and information.

David Jamieson     Condensed matter and ion beam physics, and quantum computing.

Andy Martin     Theoretical investigation of dipolar quantum gases, new states of matter in photon-atom coupled systems and rotating qubits. Experimental investigation of rotating nitrogen-vacancy qubits in diamond.

Jeffrey McCallum     Mesoscopic semiconductor devices and processes.

Andrew Melatos     Theoretical astrophysics, including neutron stars, gravitational waves, plasma physics, and superfluids.

Steven Prawer     Bionics, quantum information processing, Raman microscopy and ion beam processing.

Harry Quiney     Theoretical atomic, molecular and condensed matter physics.

Stephan Rachel     Strongly correlated electron systems, unconventional superconductivity, topological states of matter and theoretical quantum computing.

Robert Scholten     Atom optics, including quantum optics, atomic physics, laser cooling, imaging, atomic coherence, and lasers.

Research in this area is conducted in the School of Physics.