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.



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


Gough, J 2020, 'A Quantum Kalman Filter-Based PID Controller', Open Systems and Information Dynamics, vol. 27, no. 3, 2050014.
Gough, J 2020, 'How to Estimate Past Quantum Measurement Interventions After Continuous Monitoring', Russian Journal of Mathematical Physics, vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 218-227.
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.
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