Dr Sally Shrapnel

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

ARC Centre of Excellence for Engineered Quantum Systems
Faculty of Science
+61 7 336 56931



  • Bachelor of Medical Science, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Science, Imperial College


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Journal Article

  • Shrapnel, Sally, Costa, Fabio and Milburn, Gerard (2018) Quantum Markovianity as a supervised learning task. International Journal of Quantum Information, 16 08: 1840010. doi:10.1142/s0219749918400105

  • Milburn, Gerard and Shrapnel, Sally (2018) Classical and quantum causal interventions. Entropy, 20 9: 687. doi:10.3390/e20090687

  • Shrapnel, Sally and Costa, Fabio (2018) Causation does not explain contextuality. Quantum, 2 63. doi:10.22331/q-2018-05-18-63

  • Shrapnel, Sally, Costa, Fabio and Milburn, Gerard (2018) Updating the Born rule. New Journal of Physics, 20 5: 053010. doi:10.1088/1367-2630/aabe12

  • Shrapnel, Sally (2017) Discovering quantum causal models. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, . doi:10.1093/bjps/axx044

  • Costa, Fabio and Shrapnel, Sally (2016) Quantum causal modelling. New Journal of Physics, 18 6: . doi:10.1088/1367-2630/18/6/063032

  • Shrapnel, Sally (2014) Quantum causal explanation: or, why birds fly south. European Journal for Philosophy of Science, Online First 3: 409-423. doi:10.1007/s13194-014-0094-5

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Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision