Prof John Gough

BSc, MSc, PhD (NUI, Dublin)

Prof John Gough

Personal Chair

Department of Physics

Contact Details


John Gough is Professor of Mathematic for IMAPS at Aberystwyth where he leads research in quantum open systems with special emphasis on quantum control.


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External Funding

  • London Mathematical Society, Scheme 6 grant, 2005
  • Principal investigator for EPSRC GR/R78404/01 "Analysis & Control of Quantum Systems - Measurement, Filtering & Decoherence"

Research Groups


Bouten, L & Gough, J 2019, 'Asymptotic equivalence of quantum stochastic models' Journal of Mathematical Physics, vol. 60, no. 4, 043501.
Fagnola, F, Gough, J, Nurdin, HI & Viola, L 2019, 'Mathematical models of Markovian dephasing' Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, vol. 52, no. 38, 385301.
Amini, N & Gough, JE 2019, 'The Estimation Lie Algebra Associated with Quantum Filters' Open Systems and Information Dynamics, vol. 26, no. 2, 1950004.
Gough, J & Amini, N 2018, 'How To Build A Quantum Coherent Observer' IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, pp. 6597-6601.
Gough, J & Kupsch, J 2018, Quantum Fields and Processes: A Combinatorial Approach. Cambridge Studies in Advanced Mathematics, vol. 171, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
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