Quantum Physics

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


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.

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

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 centres

ARC CoE for Quantum Computation and Communication Technology
Links six Australian universities to work on quantum communications, optical quantum computation, silicon quantum communication, and quantum resources and integration.

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