Researcher biography

Dr Peter Jacobson leads the SPMQT Lab at UQ.

For up-to-date information, please see the SPMQT Lab site (

Dr Peter Jacobson's research interests are: Materials for Quantum Technology, Scanning Probe Microscopy (STM/AFM), and more!

He received his PhD from Tulane University (New Orleans, USA) in 2012. Before coming to UQ in June 2019, he worked at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research (Stuttgart, Germany) and Uni Graz (Graz, Austria).

Areas of research