School of Chemistry & Physics

Dr Mervlyn Moodley

Senior Lecturer

Dr Moodley is a theoretician whose research focuses primarily on the utilization of Classical and Quantum Monte Carlo methods to solve problems in theoretical physics.

He holds a MS and PhD from the University of Rhode Island, USA. He is presently interested in developing computational tools for Open Quantum Systems.

Dr Moodley is also the Leader of the South African International Physics Olympiad team.

Research interests

  • Quantum Research
  • Computational Research

Research profiles