The Research School of Physics performs research at the cutting edge of a wide range of disciplines.

By undertaking your own research project at ANU you could open up an exciting career in science.

## Filter projects

*Some other physics related research projects may be found at the ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science, the Mathematical Sciences Institute and the Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics*

## Theoretical Physics

### Localised formations in open systems

Professor Nail Akhmediev, Dr Adrian Ankiewicz, Dr Natasha Devine, Dr. Wonkeun Chang

### Combinatorics and integrable systems

### High energy scattering in gauge and string theories

### Topological Crystallography: Graphs and surfaces with symmetry

Dr Vanessa Robins, Professor Stephen Hyde, Dr Olaf Delgado-Friedrichs

### Mathematical Aspects of Conformal Field Theory

### Nuclear models in nuclear structure and reactions

Dr Edward Simpson, Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Cedric Simenel

### Exact Bohr-Sommerfeld quantisation and Conformal Field Theory

### Instability dynamics in superfluid mixtures

### Neutron and X-ray imaging/tomography techniques at ANSTO and AS (Australian Synchrotron)

### Mathematical making

### Theory of nuclear fission

### Nuclear magnetism - magnetic moment measurements

Professor Andrew Stuchbery, Dr Tibor Kibedi, Professor Gregory Lane, Mr Brendan McCormick

### Introduction to quantum integrable systems

### Coherent control of quantum-mechanical systems

### Attosecond time-resolved atomic reactions

### Nucleons on a sphere

### Nuclear fusion and sub-zeptosecond breakup reactions

^{-21}s. This project will help us understand these fast, complex breakup processes and their influence on fusion.

### Optical nanoantennas

### Latest challenges in nuclear fission theory

### Stochastic dynamics of interacting systems and integrability

### Atomic ionization in super-strong laser fields

### New connections between classical and quantum field theories

### String theory and integrable systems

### Chaotic vortex dynamics in superfluids

### Quantum tunnelling in many-body systems

### Extreme events in nature and in a laboratory

Professor Nail Akhmediev, Dr Adrian Ankiewicz, Dr. Wonkeun Chang, Dr Natasha Devine

### Creating quantum entanglement for improving measurements of gravity

### Variational approach to many-body problems

### Soft Condensed Matter: Molecules made by Threading

components is threaded onto an axle that is capped on both ends with stoppers to prevent the rings from

falling off. These systems exhibit complex and fascinating physics.

### Low-energy tests of the signatures of quantum gravity

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