Imperial College London

Dr Malcolm R. Connolly

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Lecturer in Experimental Solid State Physics



+44 (0)20 7594 6679m.connolly




Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus





My team is focused on understanding the quantum behavior of electrons in nanomaterials. We want to exploit this behaviour in devices for applications in quantum computing. 

Topological insulator qubit



Connolly M, 2022, Microwave sensing of Andreev bound states in a gate-defined superconducting quantum point contact, Physical Review Research, Vol:4, ISSN:2643-1564, Pages:1-9

Schmitt TW, Connolly MR, Schleenvoigt M, et al., 2022, Integration of topological insulator josephson junctions in superconducting qubit circuits., Nano Letters: a Journal Dedicated to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Vol:22, ISSN:1530-6984

Wang S-W, Ziao D, Dou Z, et al., 2020, Demonstration of dissipative quasihelical edge transport in quantum anomalous hall insulators, Physical Review Letters, Vol:125, ISSN:0031-9007, Pages:126801 – 1-126801 – 6

Casparis L, Connolly MR, Kjaergaard M, et al., 2018, Superconducting gatemon qubit based on a proximitized two-dimensional electron gas, Nature Nanotechnology, Vol:13, ISSN:1748-3387, Pages:915-919

Dou Z, Morikawa S, Cresti A, et al., 2018, Imaging bulk and edge transport near the dirac point in graphene moiré superlattices, Nano Letters, Vol:18, ISSN:1530-6984, Pages:2530-2537

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