Professor of Theoretical Physics, Australian National University

I research in: theoretical quantum mechanics and relativity, foundations of physics, computational physics, and technology in higher education. I was Associate Director (Undergraduate), of the ANU Research School of Physics and Engineering, 2008-2011.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Theoretical Physics, Australian National University

Education

  • 1986 
    University of Waikato, D.Phil. Physics

Publications

  • 2013
    The Relativity Concept Inventory: development, analysis and results, Physical Review ST: physics education research

Grants and Contracts

  • 2007
    Teaching Physics Using Virtual Reality
    Role:
    Project Leader
    Funding Source:
    ALTC

Honours

ANU VC's Award for Excellence in Education. ALTC Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning. American Physical Society Outstanding Referee. Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.