Tag Archive: krblab

Jun 28

2D turbulence experiments in Science

The Helmerson lab’s experiments on two-dimensional quantum turbulence have been published in Science, with the first realisation of Lars Onsager’s 70 year old theory. Read more about this work (and related work from the University of Queensland group) in the media: Monash University News FLEET blog post FLEET media resources YouTube: Kris & Shaun explain …

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Apr 11

Philip Starkey PhD submission

Philip has submitted his thesis titled “A software framework for control and automation of precisely timed experiments.” Update: Phil’s thesis has now passed examination, and the final version is available online. Congratulations Phil!

Sep 28

Shaun Johnstone PhD Submission

Shaun submitted his PhD thesis this week! The thesis, titled Quantum Turbulence in a Planar Bose-Einstein Condensate, describes experiments performed in an oblate BEC, where the sign and position every vortex in chaotic distributions were tracked.   Update: Shaun’s thesis has now passed examination, and the final version is available online.

Jul 03

Chris Billington PhD submission

Chris Billington submitted his PhD thesis today. Congratulations, Chris!

Jan 04

Hologram paper in Optics Express

The Helmerson lab’s work on high efficiency, low cost holographic optical elements for ultracold atom trapping has been published in Optics Express!

Apr 19

Seb’s single photon knot paper is out in Scientific Reports

Seb’s first journal article, “Optical vortex knots – one photon at a time”, was published in Scientific Reports.