Could There be Life Elsewhere in the Solar System or Galaxy?

Could There be Life Elsewhere in the Solar System or Galaxy?

“In this talk I will review recent research into the origin of life on Earth, which will help us to understand whether it is likely that there could be life elsewhere in our solar system, and in the galaxy.”

MOGLabs and research commercialisation: an Australian academic perspective

MOGLabs and research commercialisation: an Australian academic perspective

I will present a very limited perspective on translating lab research to the marketplace, reflecting on the trials and tribulations but also on the rewards, and on what might be done to foster more translation within the Australian context.

Quantum Trajectories, Decoherence, and What One MIGHT Read from the Environment

Quantum Trajectories, Decoherence, and What One MIGHT Read from the Environment

“Recent experiments with superconducting qubits have dramatically changed the landscape for addressing elementary quantum systems.”

Disorder and topology in modern condensed matter physics

Disorder and topology in modern condensed matter physics

“[Topology] took off in the last decade and became a vibrant and intellectually stimulating subject within condensed matter physics.”