Professor Peter McClintock

Emeritus Professor, Research Professor


Biographical Sketch:

  • Born: Omagh, co. Tyrone, 17 October 1940
  • Educated: Queen's University, Belfast (BSc 1962), University of Oxford (DPhil 1966)
  • Employment: Junior Demonstrator, Clarendon Laboratory, Oxford 1963-1966; Research Associate, Duke University, 1966 - 1968; Research Associate 1968, Lecturer 1970, Senior Lecturer 1979, Reader 1983, Professor 1991, all a Lancaster University
  • Miscellaneous: DSc, Queen's University, Belfast 1983; FInstP 1983; SERC/EPSRC Senior Fellowship 1990 - 1995; Chair, Standing Conference of Professors of Physics (UK and Ireland) 2003 - 2005.
  • Head of Department of Physics, Lancaster University 1997 - 2003.

Selected Publications

Role of viscoelasticity in the appearance of low-Reynolds turbulence: Considerations for modelling
Pajic-Lijakovic, I., Milivojevic, M., McClintock, P.V.E. 8/04/2024
Review article

Aging affects the phase coherence between spontaneous oscillations in brain oxygenation and neural activity
Bjerkan, J., Lancaster, G., Meglič, B., Kobal, J., Crawford, T.J., McClintock, P.V.E., Stefanovska, A. 30/09/2023 In: Brain Research Bulletin. 201
Journal article

Effect of a modulated acoustic field on the dynamics of a vibrating charged bubble
Kolebaje, O.T., Vincent, U., Benyeogor, B.E., McClintock, P.V.E. 31/12/2023 In: Ultrasonics. 135, p. 107110. 1 p.
Journal article

Vinen's energy barrier
Barenghi, C.F., McClintock, P.V.E., Muirhead, C.M. 30/09/2023 In: Journal of Low Temperature Physics. 212, 5-6, p. 185-213. 29 p.
Journal article

Erwin Schrodinger: Scientist, Dubliner... and more
Hopkins, J.B., McClintock, P.V.E. 07/2023 In: History Ireland. 31, 4, p. 40-43. 4 p.
Journal article

A low-frequency, high-amplitude, torsional oscillator for studies of quantum fluids and solids
Guénault, A.M., McClintock, P.V.E., Poole, M., Schanen, R., Tsepelin, V., Zmeev, D.E., Schmoranzer, D., Vinen, W.F., Garg, D., Devi, K. 30/04/2023 In: Physics of Fluids. 35
Journal article

Visualization of oscillatory electron dynamics on the surface of liquid helium
Siddiq, H., Nasyedkin, K., Kono, K., Zmeev, D.E., McClintock, P.V.E., Pashkin, Y.A., Stefanovska, A. 1/03/2023 In: Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 107, 10, 16 p.
Journal article

Physics of Biological Oscillators: New Insights into Non-Equilibrium and Non-Autonomous Systems
Stefanovska, A., McClintock, P.V.E. 6/05/2021 Cham : Springer. ISBN: 9783030598044. Electronic ISBN: 9783030598051.

Physics of selective conduction and point mutation in biological ion channels
Gibby, W.A.T., Barabash, M.L., Guardiani, C., Luchinsky, D.G., McClintock, P.V.E. 28/05/2021 In: Physical review letters. 126, 21, 7 p.
Journal article

Origin and control of ionic hydration patterns in nanopores
Barabash, M.L., Gibby, W.A.T., Guardiani, C., Smolyanitsky, A., Luchinsky, D.G., McClintock, P.V.E. 18/06/2021 In: Communications Materials. 2
Journal article

Creation and evolution of quantum turbulence in novel geometries
23/01/2023 → 22/01/2027

Workshop on non-autonomous oscillatory systems and their applications in the life sciences
01/06/2018 → 30/11/2019

Conduction and selectivity between monovalent ions within the potassium channel
01/11/2017 → 30/10/2021

Microscopic dynamics of quantized vortices in turbulent superfluid in the T=0 limit
01/04/2017 → 13/07/2022

A device to detect and measure the progression of dementia by quantifying the interactions between neuronal and cardiovascular oscillations
01/05/2015 → 31/10/2018

Ionic Coulomb blockade oscillations and the physical origins of permeation, selectivity, and their mutation transformations in biological ion channels
01/04/2015 → 30/09/2018

01/01/2015 → 31/08/2019

Superfluid 3He at UltraLow Temperatures
01/07/2013 → 31/03/2018

Quasiparticle imaging and superfluid flow experiments at ultralow temperatures
01/10/2011 → 30/09/2015

Physics of non-autonomous systems in the life sciences
01/05/2011 → 31/03/2015

Transition to turbulence in spatially inhomgeneous systems
01/05/2011 → 30/09/2011

Interdiciplinary workshop on fluctuations and coherence: from superfluids to living systems
01/04/2011 → 31/03/2012

Materials World Network: Collaborative research on simple forms of Quantum Turbulence
01/10/2010 → 30/09/2014

Supersolidity of crystalline helium
01/10/2010 → 31/03/2014

Dynamics of cardiovascular ageing
01/10/2009 → 31/03/2012

FEC code for PYA7886: Dynamics of cardiovascular ageing
01/10/2009 → …

Nonlinear dynamics of selectivity, conductivity, and gating in biological ion channels
01/08/2009 → 30/06/2013

Development of turbulence in submerged jets
01/04/2009 → 28/06/2009

Synchronization and transport control in ensemble of globally coupled ratchets (Dr Uchechukwu Vincent)
30/03/2009 → 16/04/2011

Critical and surface phenomena of quantum fluids
01/10/2008 → 31/10/2012

Stochastic Webs: Fundamentals and applications
01/10/2008 → 30/09/2011

Wave Turbulence in and on quantum fluids
01/04/2008 → 31/03/2011

FP6 BRACCIA; Brain, respiration and cardiac causalities in anaesthesia
01/01/2005 → 01/09/2009

  • DSI - Health
  • Low Temperature Physics
  • Nonlinear and Biomedical Physics