Mr Alexander Vivian Hugh McPhail

BCA (VUW), BSc(Hons) (VUW), BSc(Hons) (Auckland)

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Doctoral Candidate - Doctor of Philosophy

Biography

Born in Wellington, New Zealand

Lives in Auckland, New Zealand

Research | Current

Modelling flat band modes with spin-orbit coupling in Bose Einstein Condensates.

Teaching | Current

GTA, Advanced Lab, Department of Physics, Semester 1 and 2 2020

GTA, Advanced Lab, Department of Physics, Semester 1 and 2 2019

GTA, Advanced Lab, Department of Physics, Semester 1 and 2 2018

GTA, Physics 160, Department of Physics, Semester 2 2017

GTA, Advanced Lab, Department of Physics, Semester 1 2017

TA, Help Room, Department of Physics, 2007-2008

 

Distinctions/Honours

BSc(Hons) with First Class Honours

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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  • McPhail, A. V. H., & Hoogerland, M. D. (2019). Flat band modes and compact localised states using Bose-Einstein condensates with spin-orbit coupling in a 2D lattice. Paper presented at AOS Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT) / Australian Conference on Optics, Lasers, and Spectroscopy (ACOLS), Melbourne, AUSTRALIA. 9 December - 12 December 2019. AOS AUSTRALIAN CONFERENCE ON OPTICAL FIBRE TECHNOLOGY (ACOFT) AND AUSTRALIAN CONFERENCE ON OPTICS, LASERS, AND SPECTROSCOPY (ACOLS) 2019. (pp. 2). 10.1117/12.2541203
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Maarten Hoogerland
  • Hoogerland, M., white, D., Brown, D., McPhail, A., & shamailov, S. (26/7/2018). Anderson Localisation Experiments with Ultracold Atoms in a 2D Programmable Potential. Poster presented at International Conference on Atomic Physics, Barcelona, Spain.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/43627
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Maarten Hoogerland
  • Brown, D. J., McPhail, A. V. H., White, D. H., Baillie, D., Ruddell, S. K., & Hoogerland, M. D. (2018). Thermalization, condensate growth, and defect formation in an out-of-equilibrium Bose gas. Physical Review A, 98 (1).10.1103/PhysRevA.98.013606
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Maarten Hoogerland
  • Pockett, S., Whalen, S., McPhail, A. V. H., & Freeman, W. J. (2007). Topography, independent component analysis and dipole source analysis of movement related potentials. Cognitive neurodynamics, 1 (4), 327-340. 10.1007/s11571-007-9024-y
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Susan Pockett

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Contact details

Alternative contact

amcp011@aucklanduni.ac.nz

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Primary office location

SCIENCE CENTRE 303 - Bldg 303
Level 5, Room 512
38 PRINCES ST
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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