Research Excellence Award for quantum physics researcher - 18 Sep 2014
Congratulations to SMP Research Fellow, Dr Alessandro Fedrizzi, whose research work was recognised with a 2014 UQ Foundation Research Excellence...
Supersized black hole found in ultra small galaxy - 18 Sep 2014
A supermassive black hole discovered in an ultracompact dwarf galaxy has prompted researchers to question if similar massive light-sucking objects...
CARM News for September 2014 - 17 Sep 2014
WELCOME/FAREWELLS We welcome Na Wang from China, as an Occupational Trainee with CARM for the next 6 months. Na will be looking at the impact of...
Physics students learn 2.5 times more with new teaching strategy - 12 Sep 2014
First-year physics students at The University of Queensland are understanding their lectures two and a half times more than in traditional classes,...
Sarah Sweet awarded PhD - 3 Sep 2014
The astrophysics group is pleased to announce that Sarah Sweet, a doctoral student working under the supervision of Michael Drinkwater has awarded...
German science competition winners visit UQ - 25 Aug 2014
As successful finalists in Germany’s national youth science competition, two secondary-school students received a two-week study visit to The...
Physicists pursue the power of light - 25 Aug 2014
An international team of theoretical quantum physicists is working on a way of absorbing light and storing it as energy.   The University...
No noise is good news for quantum systems research - 15 Aug 2014
It's not just noisy neighbours that might keep quantum physicists awake at night - they'd rather be dreaming of a way to overcome the acute...
SMP researchers continue to excel in latest round of ARC Future Fellowship awards - 12 Aug 2014
From developing tiny but robust nano-scale sensors to help in medical diagnosis and thermal imaging, to expanding the boundaries of quantum...
CARM News for July 2014 - 1 Aug 2014
WELCOME We welcome Rinat Akther from Bangladesh, who will be with us for the next 4 years, while she completes her PhD. Rinat is working under the...