Macquarie Physics History

The following links provide an informative, yet incomplete, perspective on the history of physics at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia:




For an official perspective on the science campaign at Macquarie University see:




Further historical aspects of the School of Mathematics and Physics are discussed in:

  • A. Moyal, Maverick Mathematician: The Life and Science of J. E. Moyal (Australian National University, Camberra, 2006).



    A description of physics at Macquarie during the period of the science reform movement is included in:

  • F. J. Duarte, The man behind an identity in quantum electrodynamics, Australian Physics 46 (6), 171-175 (2009).


    Page published on the 22nd of February, 2005

    Updated on the 10th of July, 2010