Professor Ben Powell

Professor

Physics
Faculty of Science
powell@physics.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52401

Overview

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Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Bristol
  • MSc, University of Bristol

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Mostert, A. B., Meredith, P., Powell, B. J., Gentle, I. R., Hanson, G. R and Pratt, F. L. (2016). Understanding melanin: A nano-based material for the future. Nanomaterials: science and applications. (pp. 175-202) edited by Deborah Kane, Adam Micolich and Peter Roger. Boca Raton, FL, United States: Pan Stanford.

  • Powell, Ben J. (2011). An introduction to effective low-energy Hamiltonians in condensed matter physics and chemistry. Computational methods for large systems: Electronic structure approaches for biotechnology and nanotechnology. (pp. 309-366) edited by Jeffrey R. Reimers. Hoboken, NJ, United States: Wiley. doi: 10.1002/9780470930779.ch10

  • Meredith, Paul, Powell, Ben J., Riesz, Jenny, Vogel, Robert, Blake, David, Kartini, Indriani, Will, Geff and Subianto, Surya (2006). Broadband Photon-harvesting Biomolecules for Photovoltaics. Artificial Photosynthesis: From Basic Biology to Industrial Application. (pp. 35-65) Weinheim, FRG: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA. doi: 10.1002/3527606742.ch3

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Lanyon, Benjamin P., Whitfield, James D., Gillett, Geoffrey G., Goggin, Michael E., Almeida, Marcelo P., Kassal, Ivan, Biamonte, Jacob D., Mohseni, Masoud, Powell, Benjamin J., Barbieri, Marco, Aspuru-Guzik, Alan and White, Andrew G. (2011). Simulating quantum systems in biology, chemistry, and physics. 241st National Meeting and Exposition of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS), Anaheim Ca, Mar 27-31, 2011. WASHINGTON: AMER CHEMICAL SOC.

  • Mutkins, Karyn, Chen, Simon S. Y., Aljada, Muhsen, Powell, Ben J., Olsen, Seth, Burn, Paul L. and Meredith, Paul (2011). Charge transport properties of carbazole dendrimers in organic field-effect transistors. Conference on Organic Field-Effect Transistors X, San Diego, United States, 22-23 August 2011. Bellingham, WA, United States: S P I E - International Society for Optical Engineering. doi: 10.1117/12.892640

  • Meredith, P., Mostert, B., Gentle, I. R., Hanson, G., Tandy, K., Namdas, E., Pratt, F. and Powell, B. J. (2011). Is melanin a semiconductor: The mysteries of electrical conduction and melanin bioelectronics?. ipcc2011: International Pigment Cell Conference. Skin and Other Pigment Cells: Bridging Clinical Medicine and Science, Bordeaux, France, 20-24 September 2011. Malden, MA, U.S.A.: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing. doi: 10.1111/j.1755-148X.2011.00885.x

  • Lanyon, B. P., Whitfield, J. D., Gillett, G. G., Goggin, M. E., Almeida, M. P., Kassal, I., Biamonte, J. D., Mohseni, M., Powell, B. J., Barbieri, M., Aspuru-Guzik, A. and White, A. G. (2009). Quantum chemistry on a quantum computer: First steps and prospects. Laser Science, LS 2009, San Jose, CA, United States, 11 - 15 October 2009. Washington, D.C.: Optical Society of America. doi: 10.1364/fio.2009.jwd3

  • Quintanilla, J., Hooley, C., Powell, B. J., Schofield, A. J. and Haque, M. (2008). Pomeranchuk instability: Symmetry-breaking and experimental signatures. SCES2007: International Conference on Strongly Correlated Electron Systems, Houston, TX, USA, 13-18 May, 2007. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/j.physb.2007.10.126

  • Pederson, Mark R., Anderson, W. A., Baruah, Tunna and Powell, B. J. (2006). Massively parallel simulations on light-induced charge transfer in molecules. HPCMP Users Group Conference (HPCMP-UGC'06), Denver CO, United States, 26-29 June 2006. Piscataway, NJ United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/HPCMP-UGC.2006.44

  • Powell, B. J. (2004). The origin of the difference in the superconducting critical temperatures of the beta(H) and beta(L) phases of (BEDT-TTF)(2)I-3. Les Ulis Cedexa :EDP Sciences. doi: 10.1051/jp4:2004114084

  • Powell, B. J., Annett, J. F. and Gyorffy, B. L. (2002). The behaviour of a triplet superconductor in a spin only magnetic field. International Conference on Ruthenate and Rutheno-Cuprate Materials, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, 25-27 October 2001. Berlin, Germany: Springer.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

Completed Supervision