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Physics Department Staff Administrative Roles

Head of Department Professor Craig Rodger
Deputy Head of Department Professor Pat Langhorne (Sem 1), Professor Niels Kjærgaard (Sem 2)
Lead Client Services Administrator Mr Damian Walls
Health and Safety Officer Mr Myles Thayer

Teaching

Course Advisors

Chief Advisor Professor Niels Kjærgaard
Electronics Advisor                        Dr Tim Molteno (Sem 1), Associate Professor Colin Fox  (Sem 2)                            
Energy Studies Advisor Associate Professor Michael Jack
Physics Honours Advisor Dr Annika Seppälä
MSc Advisor Associate Professor Zhifa Sun

Course Coordinators

Physics
Paper Code Title Course Coordinator
PHSI 131 Fundamentals of Physics I Associate Professor Mikkel Andersen
PHSI 132 Fundamentals of Physics II Associate Professor Mikkel Andersen
PHSI 170 Sun, Earth and Universe Professor Craig Rodger
PHSI 191 Biological Physics Dr Terence Scott
PHSI 231 Quantum and Thermal Physics Associate Professor Mikkel Andersen
PHSI 232 Electromagnetism and Optics Dr Harald Schwefel
PHSI 243 Environmental Physics Dr Annika Seppälä
PHSI 282 Experimental Physics I Associate Professor Mikkel Andersen
PHSI 331 Quantum, Atomic and Particle Physics Associate Professor Jevon Longdell
PHSI 332 Electromagnetism and Condensed Matter Dr Terence Scott
PHSI 336 Mathematical Physics Dr Terence Scott
PHSI 365 Computational Physics Dr Ashton Bradley
PHSI 381 Experimental Physics II Dr Harald Schwefel

Electronics
Paper Code Title Course Coordinator
ELEC 253
Electronics: Introduction                                Dr Tim Molteno
ELEC 353
Analogue Electronics Dr Tim Molteno
ELEC 358
Digital Electronic Design Dr Tim Molteno
ELEC 361
Measurement and Analysis Associate Professor Colin Fox

Energy Studies
Paper Code  
Title Course Coordinator
EMAN 201
Thermoprocesses 1                                             Associate Professor Michael Jack
EMAN 204
Energy Resources Associate Professor Michael Jack
EMAN 301
Fluids and Heat Transfer Associate Professor Zhifa Sun
EMAN 308
Thermoprocesses 2 Associate Professor Zhifa Sun

Postgraduate Studies
400-level coordinator Dr Annika Seppälä
Postgraduate coordinators Associate Professor Michael Jack, Dr Ashton Bradley 

Liaison Officers
Maori Studies Dr Terence Scott and Associate Professor Jevon Longdell

Summer School

International Student Liaison

Undergraduate Exchange Programmes

Class Representatives

Dr Terence Scott

Dr Annika Seppälä

Professor David Hutchinson and Dr Tim Molteno
                                           

Dr Inga Smith

Departmental Committees

Committee Email Members

Computing Committee

ccphysics@lists.otago.ac.nz

Assoc Professor Colin Fox (Convenor, Semester Two), Dr Philip Brydon (Convenor, Semester One), Dr Annika Seppälä, Mr Simon Harvey, Mr Peter Simpson

Equipment Committee

ecphysics@lists.otago.ac.nz Assoc Professor Mikkel Andersen (Convenor), Professor Niels Kjærgaard, Professor Pat Langhorne, Professor Craig Rodger, Mr Nick Theobald
Executive Committee Professor Craig Rodger Professor Craig Rodger (Convenor),  Professor Blair Blakie,  Dr Michael Jack, Professor Niels Kjærgaard, Professor Pat Langhorne
Teaching Committee tcphysics@lists.otago.ac.nz Professor Niels Kjægaard (Convenor), Associate Professor Mikkel Andersen, Professor Blair Blakie, Dr Philip Brydon, Professor Pat Langhorne, Dr Annika Seppälä
Web Committee Associate Professor Jevon Longdell Associate Professor Jevon Longdell (Convenor),  Dr Ashton Bradley. Dr Annika Seppälä, Ms Kirsten Franklin, Mr Simon Harvey, Mr Paul Muir
Workshop Committee Dr Harald Schwefel Dr Harald Schwefel (Convenor), Associate Professor Jevon Longdell, Mr Peter McCabe, Mr Jim Woods, Mr Myles Thayer
Equity & Diversity Committee Dr Ashton Bradley Dr Ashton Bradley (Convenor),  Dr Esther Haines, Ms Kirsten Franklin, Dr Inga Smith, Dr Terry Scott
Outreach & Recruiting Committee Professor David Hutchinson Professor David Hutchinson (Convenor), Associate Professor Mikkel Andersen, Professor Blair Blakie, Dr Esther Haines, Professor Pat Langhorne, Dr Tim Molteno,  Dr Annika Seppälä, Dr Harald Schwefel, Dr Jonathan Squire