Editorial Leadership and Staff

Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Derek Abbott

University of Adelaide

Professor with the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

From 1978 to 1986, he was a Research Engineer at the GEC Hirst Research Centre, London, U.K. From 1986 to 1987, he was a VLSI Design Engineer at Austek Microsystems, Australia. Since 1987, he has been with The University of Adelaide, where he is presently a full Professor with the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He coedited Quantum Aspects of Life (London, U.K.: Imperial College Press, 2008), coauthored Stochastic Resonance, (Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2008), and coauthored Terahertz Imaging for Biomedical Applications (New York, NY, USA: Springer-Verlag, 2012). His interest is in the area of multidisciplinary physics and electronic engineering applied to complex systems.

His research programs span a number of areas of stochastics, game theory, photonics, biomedical engineering, and computational neuroscience. He has won a number of awards including the Tall Poppy Award for Science (2004), an Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowship (2012), and the David Dewhurst Medal (2015) for biomedical engineering.