Research Group
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Senior Lecturer

Julian Berengut

Julian Berengut Group

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+61(2) 9385 7637


We have several active topics in atomic and nuclear physics, astrophysics, and cosmology.

Atomic physics

  • Computational atomic many-body theory (AMBiT code)
  • Relativistic shifts and isotope shifts in atomic spectra
  • Quantum Electrodynamics in atomic systems
  • Tests of violations of fundamental symmetries
  • Optical clocks
  • Highly-charged ions
  • Dielectronic recombination

Nuclear physics

  • Nuclear clocks
  • Big bang nucleosynthesis


  • Quasar absorption spectra
  • Testing coupling of fundamental constants to gravity using white dwarf stars
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Adjunct Lecturer

Jacinda Ginges

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Postgraduate Student

Emily Kahl