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  • Grad Student Sidney Wolin receives prestigious fellowship

    Sidney Wolin, a second year Graduate Student in Physics has received a Graduate Fellowships for STEM Diversity (GFSD). This fellowship provides funding for up to six years of graduate study in the...
    Posted: April 5, 2021 12:50 PM
  • ACROS group is featured in UMBC News Article

    Dr. Zhibo Zhang and his ACROS group are featured in the UMBC news article: "UMBC ranks in the top 100 public universities to receive federal research funding." Photo by Marlayna Demond ’11 for...
    Posted: March 31, 2021 9:35 AM
  • UG researcher Kassidy Kollmann wins AAS Chambliss Award

    Senior undergraduate Kassidy Kollmann was recently awarded an American Astronomical Society (AAS) Chambliss Award for her poster presentation at the (virtual) 237th AAS meeting in January 2021....
    Posted: February 22, 2021 6:57 PM
  • CRC Press publishes 2nd edition of Dr. Shih's book

    This is the second edition of Yanhua Shih’s book “An Introduction to Quantum Optics”. This book is a selected collection of Dr. Shih’s thirty-year lecture notes on quantum optics for his Ph.D....
    Posted: February 22, 2021 6:31 PM
  • Dr. Johnson receives OSA Distinguished Service Award

    The Optical Society Names Anthony M. Johnson the 2021 Stephen D. Fantone Distinguished Service Award Recipient. Founded in 1916, OSA is the leading professional organization for scientists,...
    Posted: February 12, 2021 1:23 PM
  • Quantum Thermo Group receives NSF and NASA/Peraton funding

    While most quantum systems evolve in a linear fashion, there exist some, such as Bose-Einstein condensates, in which complicated interactions give rise to effectively non-linear dynamics....
    Posted: January 25, 2021 1:47 PM
  • New article by grad student Akram Touil and Prof. Deffner

    “Information Scrambling versus Decoherence—Two Competing Sinks for Entropy” Akram Touil and Sebastian Deffner A thermodynamic description of quantum scrambling for open quantum system...
    Posted: January 15, 2021 10:11 AM
  • Ataca group highlighted in UMBC news and Phys.org

    Two recent papers published in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces from Dr. Ataca's group have been highlighted in UMBC news and phys.org. The first publication, written by graduate student...
    Posted: December 17, 2020 3:43 PM
  • Congratulations to our Winter 2020 Masters & PhD Graduates!

    Atmospheric Physics PhD: Lipi Mukherjee* Mentor: Dr. Pengwang Zhai "Radiative Properties of Oceanic Particles" Chamara Rajapakshe* Mentor: Dr. Zhibo Zhang "Interactions of Radiation with...
    Posted: December 16, 2020 2:28 PM
  • New article by grad student Daniel Wines and Dr. Ataca

    “Influence of Cr-substitution on the structural, magnetic, electron transport, and mechanical properties of Fe3-xCrxGe Heusler alloys” Rabin Mahat, Shambh KC, Daniel Wines, Sudhir Regmia, Upama...
    Posted: October 30, 2020 1:56 PM