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


Volkov, NA, Dmitriev, DI, Zhukovskii, ME, Gough, J, Orlov, YN, Sakbaev, VZ, Smolyanov, OG, Bogdanov, II, Grigoryan, OR, Alekseev, VA, Smetanin, YG, Amaglobeli, MG, Miasnikov, AG & Remeslennikov, VN 2022, 'Erratum to: Several Articles in Doklady Mathematics', Doklady Mathematics, vol. 106, no. 2, pp. 402-403. 10.1134/s1064562422070018
Gough, JE 2022, 'Field Calculus: Quantum and Statistical Field Theory without the Feynman Diagrams', Symmetry, Integrability and Geometry: Methods and Applications, vol. 18, 044. 10.3842/SIGMA.2022.044
Gough, J, Orlov, YN, Sakbaev, VZ & Smolyanov, OG 2022, 'Markov Approximations of the Evolution of Quantum Systems', Doklady Mathematics, vol. 105, no. 2, pp. 92-96. 10.1134/S1064562422020107
Gough, JE 2022, 'Quantum covariance and filtering', Annual Reviews in Control, vol. 54, pp. 262-273. 10.1016/j.arcontrol.2022.05.003
Nurdin, HI & Gough, J 2021, From the Heisenberg to the Schrödinger Picture: Quantum Stochastic Processes and Process Tensors. in 60th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, CDC 2021. Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, vol. 2021-December, IEEE Press, pp. 4164-4169, 60th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, CDC 2021, Austin, United States of America, 13 Dec 2021. 10.1109/CDC45484.2021.9683765
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