The CQM and the Fine Theoretical Physics Institute will hold a joint workshop on correlated electron systems May 16 - 19.
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 J.
"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.
Funded by the Department of Energy under DE-SC0016371