# Alumni

## Higher degree by research completions

Student | Year | Thesis title | Supervisor |
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M. Dudalev | 2012 | Computational Approach to Scaling and Criticality in Planar Ising Models | Bazhanov & Mangazeev |

J.Y. Lee | 2011 | Thermodynamics and Correlation Functions of Integrable Models in One-Dimension | Guan & Batchelor |

M. Smith | 2011 MPhil |
Tachyon condensation in open string field theory and the beta gamma conformal field theory | Bouwknegt |

W. Chang | 2010 | Dissipative Solitons and Their Applications | Akhmediev & Ankiewicz |

N. Devine | 2010 | Dissipative Solitons | Akhmediev & Ankiewicz |

D. Botman | 2009 MPhil |
Spin Foam Quantization of 2D Supergravity | Bouwknegt |

P.P-W. Kao | 2008 | T-Duality and Poisson-Lie T-Duality in Generalized Geometry | Bouwknegt |

G. Gnanapragasam | 2008 | Bose-Einstein Condensation in the Presence Of Confinement and Interaction | Das |

A. L . Sullivan | 2008 | Competitive Thermokinetics and Non-linear Bushfire Behaviour | Ball |

M. J. Zidikheri | 2008 | Dynamical Subgrid-scale parameterizations for Quasigeostrophic Flows using Direct Numerical Simulations | Ball |

T. Vora | 2006 | The Computational Modelling of Biological Ion Channels | Chung |

N. Oelkers | 2006 | Exactly Solved Models and the Physical Properties of Quantum Spin systems and Quantum Gases | Batchelor & Guan |

P.M.R. Brydon | 2006 | Low Dimensional Systems in Condensed Matter Physics | Gulacsi |

M.L. O’Mara | 2004 | Computational Modelling of Ion Channels and Channel Permeation | Chung |

B.F. McMillan | 2004 | Global Wave Modes of Dissipative Fluid Models in Strongly Three Dimensional Plasmas:Calculation and Interpretation | Dewar & (Gardner) |

R.Y. Chan | 2004 | Canonical Perturbative Approach to Strongly Correlated Systems | Gulacsi |

S.S. Lloyd | 2003 | Simulating Magnetic Islands of the H-INF Heliac using the MHD Equilibrium Code HINT | Dewar & (Gardner) |

A.B. Khorev | 2002 | The Concept of Approximate Action-Angle Variables for Nonintegrable Hamiltonian Dynamics | Dewar |

G.B. Ericksson | 2002 | The Isotropic Singularity in Cosmological Models | Robson & (Scott) |

B.A. Corry | 2002 | Simulation Studies of Biological Ion Channels | Kuyucak & (Chung) |

I. McCulloch | 2001 | Collective Phenomena in Strongly Correlated Electron Systems | Gulacsi |

A.N. Hibberd | 2001 | Yang-Baxter Relations in Conformal Field Theory | Bazhanov |

M. Walker | 2000 | Chiral Symmetry in Supersymmetric QED3 and QED4 | Burden |

S.H. Sutanto | 2000 | Relativistic Wave Equations, Compton Scattering and Hydrogenic Atoms | Robson |

P.C. Tjiang | 1999 | Gauge Covariance and Fermion-Photon Vertex In Massless QED | Burden |

M. Hoyles | 1999 | Computer Simulation of Biological Ion Channels | Kuyucak & (Chung) |

P. Cuthbert | 1999 | Ballooning Instabilities in Three-Dimensional Toroidal Plasmas | Dewar |

M. Arifin | 1999 MSc | Calculation of Two-Electron Photoionization of Metastable Helium using the Convergent Close-Coupling Method | Kheifets |

M. Roberts | 1998 | An Algebraic Model of Molecular Spectra | Kuyucak |

G.B. Honner | 1998 | - | Das & Gulacsi |

R.M. Ellem | 1998 | The Thermodynamic Bethe Ansatz Approach To Exactly Solvable Models in Statistical Mechanics and Quantum Field Theory | Bazhanov |

J.L.V. Lewandowski | 1997 | Drift Wave Models for 3-Dimensional Plasmas | Dewar & Persson |

S.R. Hudson | 1997 | Generalized Magnetic Coordinates for Toroidal Magnetic Fields | Dewar |

S.A. Dettrick | 1997 | Drift Orbits and Neoclassical Transport in the H-1NF Heliac | Dewar & (Gardner) |

B.C. Den Hertog | 1997 | Strongly Correlated Electrons in High Temperature Superconductors | Das |

T.W. Allen | 1997 | The Positronium Mass Spectrum in Three-Dimensional Quantum Electrodynamics | Burden |

A.V. Vagov | 1996 | Isospectral Transformations and One-Dimensional Disordered Electronic Systems | Das |

M.J. O’Rourke | 1996 | Interfacial Tension and Finite-Size Effects of some Exactly Solved Models in Statistical Mechanics | Baxter |

S.C. Li | 1996 | Investigation of Deformed Nuclei in Interacting Boson Models | Kuyucak & Robson |

D.J.C. Jackson | 1996 | Freezing of the Flux Liquid in High Temperature Superconductors | Das |

T-C Toh | 1995 | Non-Perturbative Quantum Gravity: the Loop Representation | Anderson & Tassie |

I-K Oh | 1995 | Electron-Phonon Interaction in Low-Dimensional Systems | Das & Mahanty |

Z. Meglicki | 1995 | Analysis and Applications of Smoothed Particle Magnetohydrodynamics | Dewar, (Bicknell) |

D.J. Daniel | 1995 | Application of R-Matrix Theory to Low Energy e-H2 Scattering | Robson |

D. Bofinger | 1994 | Pion-Nucleon Scattering and Deuteron Photodisintegration at Intermediate Energies | Woolcock |

K.P. Wessen | 1993 | Application of the Invariant Manifold Reduction To Plasma Instabilities | Dewar & Persson |

K. Wang | 1993 | Dielectric Screening in Metals and Alloys | Mahanty |

D.S. Staudte | 1993 | Spin-1/2 Wave Equations in Relativistic Quantum Mechanics | Robson |

A. Pletzer | 1992 | Two-Dimensional Computation of the Outer Matching-Data in Resistive Stability Studies | Dewar |

T.J. Allen | 1991 | Stability of Cosmic Strings | Tassie |

C-M. Yung | 1990 | Non-perturbative Studies of QED in (2 + 1) Dimensions | Hamer & Burden |

R.K. Standish | 1990 | On Various Questions in Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics relating to Swarms And Fluid Flow | Kumar & (Evans) |

A.L. Owczarek | 1989 | Properties of the Six Vertex and Related Models in Statistical Mechanics | Baxter |

M.J.W. Hall | 1989 | Locality, Probability and Quantum Mechanics | Kumar |

G.J. Cooper | 1989 | Stability of Helical Plasmas | Dewar & (Blackwell) |

C.R. Allton | 1988 | Finite-Lattice Studies in Hamiltonian Field Theory | Hamer |

R.D. Parker | 1987 | Nonlinear Behaviour of the Resistive Tearing Instability in Plasmas | Dewar |

M.T. Michalewicz | 1987 | Interactions of Charges with Solids | Mahanty |

H.J. Gardner | 1986 | The Free Boundary Equilibrium Problem for Helically Symmetric Plasmas | Dewar |

P.J. Forrester | 1985 | Exactly Solved Model in Statistical Mechanics And their Interplay with Classical Analysis | Baxter |

C.J. Burden | 1982 | Strings, Quarks, Diquarks, Baryons, Exotic Mesons and Glueballs | Tassie |

N. Ferdous | 1981 | Some Cases of Isospin Mixing and Isospin Distortion in Light Nuclei | Barker |

R.A. Baldock | 1980 | Microscopic Calculation of Heavy-Ion Scattering | Robson |

S.K. Tsang | 1979 | Corner Transfer Matrices of the Ising Model in Statistical Mechanics | Baxter |

P. Summerside | 1979 | Role of Collective Models in some Surface Properties of Metals | Mahanty |

R. Mehrotra | 1979 | Collective Response of Electrons and Surface Properties of Metals | Mahanty |

W.K. Koo | 1978 | Nuclear Structure, Form Factors, Quadrupole Moments and Electronuclear Sum Rules | Tassie |

D.D. Richardson | 1976 | A Phenomenological Theory of Magnon Sidebands in the Spectra of Magnetic Insulators | Mahanty |

S.B Kelland | 1976 | The Ice & Potts Models in Statistical Mechanics | Baxter |

S.S. Ahmad | 1976 | Natural Boundary Condition Methods for Nuclear Reactions | Robson |

R.E. Robson | 1972 | Transport Phenomena in Neutral and Ionized Gases | Kumar |

J.S. Frederiksen | 1972 | The Analytic Properties of the Triangle and Box Diagram Amplitudes | Woolcock |

W.J. Van Megen | 1971 | Study of Nuclear Reaction Studies | Robson |

W.I. Robertson | 1971 | Wave Packet Scattering and Time Delay | Mukherjee |

M. Kac | 1971 MSc | Weak Decays of Strange Particles | Le Couteur |

G.B. Smith | 1970 | Estimation of the Properties of Quarks | Tassie |

R.L. Pope | 1970 | The Recombination of Diatomic Molecules And its Effects in Expanding Gas lows | Tassie & (Hornung) |

G. Delic | 1970 | The Deuteron D-State and (d,p) Reactions | Robson |

N. Kumar | 1970 | Effective Nuclear Interactions and Level Properties for the Lighter Nuclei in the 1p Shell | Barker |

E.W. Walsh | 1969 | Plasma Distributions and Particle Motion | Le Couteur |

D.M.M. Bedford | 1969 | Relativistic Invariance in Particle Physics | Le Couteur |

N.N. Trofimenkoff | 1968 | Non-leptonic Hyperon Decays | Nakagawa & Furui |

S.C. Gupta | 1968 | Transport Coefficients of Binary Gas Mixtures | Le Couteur |

K.C. Young | 1967 | A Method for Calculating Boson Production at Very High Energy | Peaslee |

R.J. Baxter | 1965 | Aspects of the Statistical Mechanics of Gases | Le Couteur |

M.K. Roy | 1965 | A Fermi-Thomas Type Method for Atoms and Nuclei | Le Couteur |

H.A. Cohen | 1965 | Dispersion Theoretic Approach to Graph Theories of Charged Particles of Spin 0,1/2,1 | Peaslee |

R.M. Dreizler | 1964 | A Nuclear Core-Particle Coupling Model with Applications in the 2s-1d Shell | Peaslee |

E. Bradford | 1962 | Selected Proton Reactions in Light Nuclei | Barker |

P.W. Seymour | 1961 | Temperature and Stability Properties of a Radially Constricted Steady-State Plasma | Le Couteur |

D.W. Lang | 1960 | Some Aspects of Statistical Theory in Nuclear Reactions | Le Couteur |

(……) Supervisor not a member of Department at the time

List compiled by Kailash Kumar and Brian Robson