Professor David Hutchinson

Director

Department:Dodd-Walls Centre

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A & 2A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Optics, Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum Foundations

Neil Broderick

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Optics, Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum Foundations

Professor David Hutchinson

Director

Department:Dodd-Walls Centre

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A & 2A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Optics, Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum Foundations

Neil Broderick

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Optics, Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum Foundations

Dr. Amita Deb

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Optics, Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum Foundations

Dr. Ashton Bradley

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:Low Temperature Physics, Statistical & Thermal Physics, Theoretical Physics

 

PROFESSOR Bern Krauskopf

Principal Investigator

Department:Mathematics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1B

Research Interests:Applied Mathematics, Nonlinear Dynamics & Complex Systems

 

Dr Baptiste Auguie

Principal Investigator

Department:Engender Technologies

Institution:Victoria University of Wellington

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Electromagnetism, Optics, Nano Science & Technology

Professor Blair Blakie

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Computational Physics, Condensed Matter Physics

 

Dr Claude Aguergaray

Principal Investigator

Department:Photon Factory

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1A & 1B

Research Interests:TBC

Dr. Cameron Craigie

Associate Investigator

Institution:AgResearch

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Methods for objective evaluation of carcass and meat quality

 

Professor Cather Simpson

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics & Chemical Sciences

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1A, Theme 1B

Research Interests:Applied Physics, Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Biophysics, Chemical Physics, Materials Science, Metallurgy, Nano Science & Technology, Optics

 

Dr Catherine Smith

Associate Investigator

Department:Dodd-Walls Centre

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Interdisciplinary analysis of Māori textiles, conservation and preservation of cultural materials, conservation science, cultural materials characterisation (microscopy, spectroscopy, fluorescence), light-induced deterioration mechanisms

 

Dr Craig Grant

Educational Outreach Manager

Institution:Otago Museum

Dr Cushla McGoverin

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Applied Physics, Biophysics, Optics

Dr Danny Baillie

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Computational Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Statistical & Thermal Physics, Theoretical Physics

Dr Dominik Vogt

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1B

Research Interests:TBC

Professor Eric Le Ru

Associate Investigator

Department:Chemical and Physical Sciences

Institution:Victoria Unviersity of Wellington

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Chemical Physics, Computational Physics, Electromagnetism, Nano Science & Technology, Optics

Dr Frederique Vanholsbeeck

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1A, Theme 1B

Research Interests:Applied Physics, Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Biophysics, Engineering Physics/Science, Optics, Physics and other Science Education, Physics of Beams, Systems Science/Engineering

Associate Professor Geoff Waterhouse

Associate Investigator

Department:Chemical Sciences

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1B

Research Interests:Applied Physics, Chemical Physics, Energy Sources & Environment, Materials Science, Metallurgy, Nano Science & Technology, Optics, Polymer Physics/Science, Solid State Physics

Dr Harald Schwefel

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 1A, Theme 1B, Theme 2B

Research Interests:Nonlinear Dynamics & Complex Systems, Optics, Quantum Foundations

Professor Howard Carmichael

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 2A, Theme 2B

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Electromagnetism, Optics, Quantum Foundations, Statistical & Thermal Physics, Theoretical Physics

Dr Ian Griffin

Institution:Otago Museum

Dr James Croft

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:TBC

Dr Jami Shepherd

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Photoacoustic and (laser-)ultrasonic imaging, acoustics, optics

Professor Jari Kaipio

Associate Investigator

Department:Mathematics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Acoustics, Applied Mathematics, Biophysics, Climate & Atmospheric Science, Computational Physics, Electromagnetism, Geophysics, Medical, Health Physics, Systems Science & Engineering

Associate Professor Jevon Longdell

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 1A, Theme 2B

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Medical, Health Physics, Optics

Professor Joachim Brand

Principal Investigator

Department:NZ Institute Advanced Studies

Institution:Massey University

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Low Temperature Physics, Nonlinear Dynamics & Complex Systems, Theoretical Physics

Professor John Harvey

Industry Team Leader

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland & Southern Photonics

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Theoretical nonlinear pulse propagation in optical fibres. Nonlinear fibre optics. High speed optical communications systems.

Jon-Paul Wells

Associate Investigator

Department:Measurement Standards Laboratory of NZ

Institution:Callaghan Innovation

Research Theme:Theme 2B

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics, Photometry & Radiometry, Metrology

Dr Joseph Borbely

Associate Investigator

Department:Measurement Standards Laboratory of NZ

Institution:Callaghan Innovation

Research Theme:Theme 2B

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics, Photometry & Radiometry, Metrology

Dr Jianyong Jin

Principal Investigator

Department:School of Chemical Sciences

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1B

Research Interests:Polymer Physics/Science

Dr Juliette Cheyne

Associate Investigator

Department:Physiology, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Institution:University of Auckland
Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:TBC

Associate Professor Justin Hodgkiss

Associate Investigator

Department:PChemical and Physical Sciences

Institution:Victoria University of Wellington
Research Theme:Theme 1A, Theme 1B

Research Interests:Chemical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Energy Sources & Environment, Materials Science, Metallurgy, Nano Science & Technology, Optics, Polymer Physics/Science

Professor Keith Gordon

Principal Investigator

Department:Chemistry

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Chemical Physics, Materials Science, Metallurgy, Polymer Physics/Science

Dr Luke Taylor

Industry Manager

Department:Dodd-Walls Development Centre

Institution:University of Otago

Dr Maarten Hoogerland

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 2A, Theme 2B

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Electrical Engineering, Electrom

Dr Marlon Reis

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:AgResearch
Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Chemical Physics, Applied Mathematics

Professor Michael Albert

Principal Investigator

Department:Computer Science

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2B

Research Interests:Algorithims (incl. quantum), discrete mathematics, computational mathematics, game theory

Professor Michael Reid

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics and Astronomy

Institution:University of Canterbury

Research Theme:Theme 2B

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Chemical Physics, Solid State Physics

Dr Mikkel Andersen

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2B

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Low Temperature Physics, Optics

Dr Miro Erkintalo

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1B

Research Interests:Nonlinear Dynamics & Complex Systems, Optics

Nathaniel Davis

Associate Investigator

Department:School of Chemical and Physical Sciences

Institution:Victoria University of Wellington

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Nanotechnology, Quantum Dots, Organic chromophores, Photophysics, Transient spectroscopy, Luminescence, Spectral Management, Solar Concentrators, Light harvesting antenna complexes, Photovoltaics, LEDs

Professor Nicola Brasch

Associate Investigator

Department:Chemistry

Institution:Auckland University of Technology

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Biophysics, Chemical Physics, Medical, Health Physics, Light-Induced Chemistry

Associate Professor Niels Kjaergaard

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Professor Peter Xu

Associate Investigator

Department:Mechanical Engineering

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Optics, Fiber Optics for Medical Instruments

Associate Professor Rainer Kunnemeyer

Associate Investigator

Department:Faculty of Science and Engineering

Institution:Honorary Associate Professor – Waikato University

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Applied Physics, Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Biophysics, Electrical Engineering, Optics

Professor Richard Blaikie

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Applied Physics, Electromagnestism, Nano Science & Technology, Optics, Solid State Physics

Professor Rob Ballagh

Emeritus Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Otago

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:Quantum Theory, Ultracold Atoms, Computational Physics, Electromagnetism & Optics

Associate Professor Stuart Murdoch

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1B

Research Interests:Optics

Professor Roger Reeves

Associate Investigator

Department:Physics and Astronomy

Institution:University of Canterbury

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Materials Science, Metallurgy, Nano Science & Technology, Optics, Solid State Physics

Associate Professor Scott Parkins

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 2A, Theme 2B

Research Interests:Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Electromagnetism, Nonlinear Dynamics & Complex Systems, Optics, Quantum Foundations, Statistical & Thermal Physics, Theoretical Physics

Associate Professor Stéphane Coen

Principal Investigator

Department:Physics

Institution:University of Auckland

Research Theme:Theme 1B

Research Interests:Applied Physics, Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics, Nonlinear Dynamics & Complex Systems, Optics

Professor Ulrich Zuelicke

Associate Investigator

Department:Chemical & Physical Sciences

Institution:Victoria University of Wellington

Research Theme:Theme 2A

Research Interests:Condensed Matter Physics, Low Temperature Physics, Nano Science & Technology, Solid State Physics, Statistical & Thermal Physics, Theoretical Physics

Dr Vladimir Bubanja

Associate Investigator

Department:Measurement Standards Laboratory of NZ

Institution:Callaghan Innovation

Research Theme:Theme 2B

Research Interests:Low Temperature Physics, Nano Science & Technology, Solid State Physics

Dr Vladimir Golovko

Associate Investigator

Department:Chemistry

Institution:University of Canterbury

Research Theme:Theme 1A

Research Interests:Accelerator, Chemical Physics, Crystallography, Materials Science, Metallurgy, Nano Science & Technology, Optics, Surface Physics

Danny Baillie

Research Fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Sangeetha Balabhadra

Postdoctoral Fellow
Institution:University of Canterbury

Victor Canela

Postdoctoral Fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Juliete Cheyne

Research Fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Amita Deb

Research Fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Ulrich Ebling

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:Massey University

Andrus Giraldo

Research Fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Thomas Haase

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Shahna Haneef

Research Fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

John Helm

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Hannah Holtkamp

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Maya Isarov

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Sylwia Kolenderska

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Madhuri Kumari

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Nicholas Lambert

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Jeffery Low

Research Fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Li Ma

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Jan Major

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:Massey University

Ben Mallet

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Michael Maria

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Cushla McGoverin

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Sara Miller

Research Fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Thomas Minnee

Research Fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Nick Monahan

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:Victoria University Wellington

Vincent Ng

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Michel Nieuwoudt

Senior Research Fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Nina Novikova

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Sukla Pal

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Mike Price

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Yi Qi

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Amani Reza

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Alex Risos

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Julia Robertson

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Stefan Ruschel

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Daniel Schumayer

Research Fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Sophie Shamailov

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:Massey University

Soizic Terrien

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Ryan Thomas

Research Fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Marvin Weyland

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Xu Yiqing

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:The University of Auckland

Xiao-quan Yu

Postdoctoral fellow
Institution:University of Otago

Dr Garth Carnaby

G. A. Carnaby Associates (Chair)

Professor Richard Blakie

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Enterprise)
Institution:University of Otago

Professor Jim Metson

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
Institution:University of Auckland

Professor Richard Barker

Pro-Vice Chancellor (Sciences)
Institution:University of Otago

Dr Dianne McCarthy

DCM Solutions Ltd

Ms Charlotte Walshe

Dynamic Controls

Mr Ian Taylor

Animation Research Limited / Virtual Eye

Professor Allister Ferguson

Institution:University of Strathclyde
Country:United Kingdom

Professor William D. Phillips

Institution:NIST and University of Maryland
Country:USA

Professor Artur Ekert

Centre for Quantum Technologies
Institution:National University of Singapore

Professor Ian Walmsley

Institution:University of Oxford

Professor John Dudley

Institut FEMTO-ST
Institution:Universite de Franche-Comte-CNRS
Country:France

Professor Nergis Mavalvava

Institution:Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Country:USA

Dr Simon Poole

Finisar Corporation
Country:Australia (Chair)

AJ (Amanda Jane) Woodhouse

Programme Manager
Department:Dodd-Walls Centre
Institution:University of Otago
Email:aj.woodhouse@otago.ac.nz

Jillian Menezes

Administrator

Department: Dodd-Walls Centre

Institution: University of Auckland

Email: j.menezes@auckland.ac.nz

Susan Baikie

Administrator & Personal Assistant to the Director

Department: Dodd-Walls Centre

Institution: University of Otago

Email: susan.baikie@otago.ac.nz