James Quach

Dr James Quach

Ramsay Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Physical Sciences

Faculty of Sciences

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD (as Co-Supervisor) - email supervisor to discuss availability.

Dr Quach is a Ramsay Fellow at the University of Adelaide. Prior to this he was a Marie Curie Fellow at the Institute of Photonics Science in Barcelona, and a JSPS Fellow at the University of Tokyo. He completed his PhD at the University of Melbourne in condensed matter physics.

Dr Quach research interest is in all things quantum. He works in quantum gravity, quantum chaos, quantum thermodynamics, quantum computing, and quantum biology.

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2019 Quach, J. (2019). Weak equivalence principle with a quantum particle in a gravitational wave. Physical Review D, Particles and fields.
    2019 Piga, A., Lewenstein, M., & Quach, J. (2019). Quantum chaos and entanglement in ergodic and non-ergodic systems. Physical Review E, 99(3), 13 pages.
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    2018 Quach, J. (2018). Dual of the generalised quantum Cheshire cat. Physical Review A.
    2018 Quach, J., Almeida, J., & Riera, A. (2018). Comment on “Nonclassical Paths in Quantum Interference Experiments”. Physical Review Letters.
    2017 Quach, J. Q. (2017). Erratum: Gravitational Casimir Effect [Phys. Rev. Lett. 114 , 081104 (2015)]. Physical Review Letters, 118(13).
    2017 Quach, J. Q. (2017). Which-way double-slit experiments and Born-rule violation. Physical Review A, 95(4), 042129-1-042129-7.
    2016 Quach, J. Q. (2016). Spin gravitational resonance and graviton detection. Physical Review D, 93(10), 104048-1-104048-6.
    2015 Quach, J. Q. (2015). Gravitational Casimir Effect. Physical Review Letters, 114(8), 081104-1-081104-5.
    2015 Quach, J. Q. (2015). Foldy-Wouthuysen transformation of the generalized Dirac Hamiltonian in a gravitational-wave background. Physical Review D, 92(8), 084047-1-084047-5.
    2014 Henry, R., Quach, J., Su, C. -H., Greentree, A., & Martin, A. (2014). Negative refraction of excitations in the Bose-Hubbard model. Physical Review A, 90(4), 043639-1-043639-5.
    2014 Quach, J. Q. (2014). Beats and expansion of two-component Bose–Einstein condensates in the Thomas–Fermi limit. Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, 47(21), 1-8.
    2013 Quach, J. Q., Su, C. -H., & Greentree, A. D. (2013). Transformation optics for cavity array metamaterials. Optics Express, 21(5), 5575.
    2013 Quach, J. Q. (2013). Disorder-correlation-frequency-controlled diffusion in the Jaynes-Cummings–Hubbard model. Physical Review A, 88(5).
    2012 Quach, J. Q., Su, C. -H., Martin, A. M., & Greentree, A. D. (2012). Domain structures in quantum graphity. Physical Review D, 86(4).
    2011 Quach, J. Q., Su, C. -H., Martin, A. M., Greentree, A. D., & Hollenberg, L. C. (2011). Reconfigurable quantum metamaterials. Optics Express, 19(12), 11018.
    2009 McKellar, B. H., Okuniewicz, I., & Quach, J. (2009). Non-Boltzmann behavior in models of interacting neutrinos. Physical Review D, 80(1).
    2009 Quach, J., Makin, M. I., Su, C. -H., Greentree, A. D., & Hollenberg, L. C. (2009). Band structure, phase transitions, and semiconductor analogs in one-dimensional solid light systems. Physical Review A, 80(6).
    2009 Quach, J. (2009). Proof Of The Invalidity Of The Boltzmann Property In The FMO Many-Body Neutrino Model. arXiv: 0903.1410 [hep-ph].
    2009 MCKELLAR, B. H., OKUNIEWICZ, I., & QUACH, J. (2009). SOLVABLE MODEL KINETIC EQUATIONS WITH NON-BOLTZMANN PROPERTIES. International Journal of Modern Physics A, 24(06), 1087-1096.
  • Conference Papers

    Year Citation
    2011 Quach, J., Su, C. -H., Andrew, M., Andrew, G., & Hollenber, L. (2011). Engineering electromagnetic metamaterials from coupled cavity arrays. In Proceedings of the International Quantum Electronics Conference and Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim 2011. Sydney, Australia.
    2008 Quach, J., McKellar, B., & Okuniewicz, I. (2008). MODEL KINETIC EQUATIONS WITH NON-BOLTZMANN PROPERTIES. In Proceedings of the Conference in Honor of C N Yang's 85th Birthday: Statistical Physics, High Energy, Condensed Matter and Mathematical Physics. Singapore.
  • Conference Items

    Year Citation
    2008 Quach, J., Chun, H., Makin, M., Andrew, G., & Hollenberg, L. (2008). Band Theory of Solid Light In Coupled Cavity Systems. Poster session presented at the meeting of 18th Australian Institute of Physics Congress. Adelaide.
  • Theses

    Year Citation
    2012 Quach, J. (2012). Novel applications of condensed matter theory: solid-light, quantum metamaterials, and quantum graphity. (PhD Thesis).
    2006 Quach, J. (2006). A Theoretical Investigation Into the Validity Of the Boltzmann Property In the FMO Model.
  • Working Paper

    Year Citation
    2018 Quach, J., Jessica, A., & Lewenstein, M. (2018). Testing Born rule violation with quantum marking.
    2018 Quach, J. (2018). Weak equivalence principle violation with a quantum particle in a gravitational wave.
  • Position: Ramsay Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • Phone: 83131711
  • Email: james.quach@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: The Braggs, floor 1
  • Room: 1 78
  • Org Unit: Physics

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