Meet our remarkable staff and students

The Centre for Quantum Dynamics has a diverse group of researchers, associates and professional staff.


Professor Howard Wiseman

Howard Wiseman is a theoretical quantum physicist and Director of the Centre for Quantum Dynamics. He has published more than 200 peer-reviewed papers in quantum physics, plus the 2010 book Quantum Measurement and Control from Cambridge University Press, the first major text on its topic.

Deputy Director

Professor Geoff Pryde

  • Quantum information, quantum computation, quantum communication
  • Quantum measurement, quantum control, coherent control of semiclassical systems

Research students and projects

Explore the list of our research students and their projects

Administrative staff

Adjunct members

  • Professor Klaus Bartschat, Drake University, USA
  • Dr Dominic Berry, Macquarie University, Sydney
  • Dr Smijesh N Achary, Umea University, Sweden
  • A.Professor Bruno deHarak, Illinois Wesleyan University, USA
  • Dr Moji Ghadimi, University of the Sunshine Coast
  • Dr Michael Hall, Australian National University
  • Dr Joseph Ho
  • Dr Eric Howard
  • Dr Mahmood Hussain, Institute for Experimental Physics, Innsbruck University
  • Dr Dane Laban, Syntagium Consulting, Sydney
  • Dr Francesco Lenzini, University of Munster, Germany
  • Professor Birgit Lohmann, Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of the Sunshine Coast
  • Professor Bill MacGillivray, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Southern Cross University
  • Dr Ben Norton
  • Dr Raj Patel
  • Emeritus Professor David Pegg, Griffith University
  • Dr Marcin Piotrowski, CSIRO
  • Professor Rob Robson, Griffith University/James Cook University
  • Professor Max Standage, Griffith University
  • Dr Morgan Weston

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