Research on "A Strain-Induced Charge Carrier-Type Crossover in a Complex Oxide" in Prof.
Physics graduate student Dayu Zhai started work in the Greven group. Welcome Dayu!
Bryan Voigt, a partially-CQM-supported graduate student successfully defended his PhD on October 30th.
First-year physics graduate students Sam Bayliff, Issam Khayr and William Setterberg started work in the Greven group. Welcome!
Following research appointments in Europe and at Michigan State University, Tatha joined the CQM in August, 2020. Welcome!
After nearly three years with the CQM, postdoc Damjan Pelc returned to his native Zagreb for a faculty position.
CQM faculty Chris Leighton and Martin Greven presented at a July 20-23 SrTiO3-focused workshop in the MISPOCHE (Microscopics of Supercond
CQM Phd student Biqiong Yu (Greven group) has successfully defended her Phd thesis in Dec 2019. She now works for Analog Devices, Inc. in Massachusetts.
CQM faculty member Turan Birol delivered an invited talk at the 2020 Molecular Magnetism in North American Conference held at St. Simons Islands, GA.
CQM faculty member Chris Leighton was recently announced as one of the 2020 Fellows of the Neutron Scattering Society of America (NSSA).
CQM graduate student Jin Yue (Jalan group) has been selected to receive the Ovshinsky travel award by the APS DMP to present at APS march meeting.
CQM faculty member Chris Leighton will give an invited talk at the 2020 American Conference on Neutron Scattering at Boulder, Colorado.
CQM faculty member Chris Leighton has been named a Fellow in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for his "contributions to the understanding of magnetic oxides, interfaces,
CQM faculty member Bharat Jalan is awarded the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).
Postdoc Damjan Pelc gave an invited talk entitled "Universal superconducting precursor in perovskite-based oxides" at the 2019 APS March Meeting.
Graduate student Vipul Chaturvedi recieved travel awards from both APS DMP and GMAG to present at the 2019 APS March Meeting.
The CQM and the Fine Theoretical Physics Institute held a joint workshop on correlated electron systems May 16 - 19 2018.
Martin Greven was named a Distinguished McKnight University Professor and
Biqiong Yu won a highly competitive UMN Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship for her synchrotron X-ray work.
See the annual report here.
The CQM was highlighted in an article in Inquiry, the blog of the UMN Office of the VP for Research.
Exchange PhD student Thais Trevisan, from the State University of Campinas, Brazil, successfully completed her one-year exchange program and was the first author of two papers submitted for publica
Undergraduate research students Nina Bielinski and Nikhil Gupta won competitive research awards by the School of Physics and Astronomy in support of their research on superconducting cuprates.
Postdoc Eric McCalla left for a faculty position in the highly-ranked Department of Chemistry at McGill University.
Postdoc Laxman R. Thoutam recieved the best poster award at the 2017 International Workshop on Oxide Electronics in Chicago based on his work on the localization of carriers in NdTiO3/SrTiO3.
Former undergraduate research student Vikram Nagarajan (mentored by Martin Greven) started graduate school at UC Berkeley, where he is continuing research on quantum materials in the group of James
"The University of Minnesota announced today that it will receive $2.6 million over the next three years from the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Basic Energy Sciences.
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