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Dr James Quach is a Science Leader at the CSIRO, where he leads the Quantum Batteries Team. He is the inaugural Chair of the International Conference on Quantum Energy. Previously he was a Ramsay Fellow at The University of Adelaide, a Marie Curie Fellow at the Institute of Photonics Science in Barcelona, and a JSPS Fellow at the University of Tokyo. He completed his PhD at the University of Melbourne in Physics. His research interest is in all things quantum, working in quantum technology, quantum computing, quantum biology, quantum chaos, quantum thermodynamics, and quantum gravity.

He is an experienced management consultant, advising high-profile organisations at the executive level, to develop and implement their vision. A leader with scientific and strategic expertise, he works at the scientific-industry interface to drive quantum technology growth in Australia and internationally.

Academic Qualifications

  • 2013

    PhD (Physics)
    The University of Melbourne

  • 2007

    Postgraduate Diploma of Science (1st Hons)
    The University Melbourne

  • 2001

    Bachelor of Commerce
    The University Melbourne

  • 2001

    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
    The University Melbourne

  • 2001

    Bachelor of Computer Science
    The University Melbourne

Current Roles

  • Science Leader
    Quantum Science and Technology

  • Team Leader
    Quantum Batteries Team

Professional Experiences

  • 2023-Present

    International Conference on Quantum Energy

  • 2022-Present

    Science Leader

  • 2022-Present

    Adjunct Lecturer
    The University of Adelaide

  • 2018-2022

    Ramsay Fellow
    The University of Adelaide

  • 2016-2018

    Marie Curie Fellow
    Institut de Ciències Fotòniques

  • 2014-2016

    JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow
    The University of Tokyo

  • 2004-2006

    Management Consultant
    IBM Business Consulting Services

  • 2002-2004

    Management Consultant

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