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I am taking a break from research while I spend time with my young son.

Meanwhile, I am tutoring high school students in maths and science.

Please see the link on the left for details.

Email: tammy-at-humphrey.id.au*

Tammy Humphrey

Research Interests

 - Thermodynamics of thermionic, thermoelectric and thermophotovoltaic heat engines

 - Brownian heat engines and quantum ratchets


Biographical Info


2007 - 2008      COMpleted a Graduate Diploma of Secondary Education at Macquarie                           University, Sydney, Australia.

2006                  Marie Curie Fellow within the Département de Physique Théorique at                           the University of Genève, Switzerland.

2005                  Post-doctoral researcher, Quantum Electronics Group, Jack Baskin                           School of Engineering, University of California Santa Cruz, U.S.A.


                          ARC Post-doctoral researcher, School of Physics, University of New                           South Wales, Sydney Australia.

2004                  Post-doctoral researcher, University of Wollongong.

2003                  Post-doctoral researcher, School of Photovoltaics, University of New                           South Wales.

2000 - 2003      Ph.D., School of Physics, University of New South Wales.

1996 - 1999      B.Sc. in Physics (1st Class Hons.), University of New South Wales.



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