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  • New Article in Nature Comm. by Phys/Chem Collaboration

    “Strong coupling and induced transparency at room temperature with single quantum dots and gap plasmons.” Physics graduate student Haixu Leng and his advisor Matthew Pelton, together with their...
    Posted: October 2, 2018 9:58 AM
  • Erick Shephard finished a successful summer intern at NASA

    Erick Shepard, a senior undergraduate student, just finished a successful summer internship at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center. Working with NASA scientist Dr. Hongbin Yu and physics professor...
    Posted: September 7, 2018 8:17 AM
  • New article co-authored by PhD grads R. Kuis and P. Burkins

    “Oxygen-dependent laser inactivation of murine norovirus using visible light lasers” David Kingsley, Robinson Kuis, Rafael Perez, Isaac Basaldua, Paul Burkins, Aristides Marcano and Anthony...
    Posted: August 9, 2018 8:49 AM
  • Dr. Anthony Johnson named Distinguished Traveling Lecturer

    Dr. Anthony M. Johnson was nominated by the APS (American Physical Society) Division of Laser Science and has accepted an appointment as a Distinguished Traveling Lecturer. The Division of Laser...
    Posted: July 27, 2018 3:58 PM
  • Lipi Mukherjee wins the Best Student Poster Award from AOGS

    Lipi Mukherjee receives the Best Student Poster Award for Atmospheric Science Section in the 2018 annual meeting of Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS).  In addition to receiving an award...
    Posted: June 14, 2018 8:17 AM
  • New Article by Dr. Pelton in Journal of Physical Chemistry C

    “Carrier dynamics, optical gain, and lasing with colloidal quantum wells.” Matthew Pelton J. Phys. Chem. C, Col. 122, page 10659 (2018) URL:...
    Posted: May 25, 2018 9:18 AM
  • Dr. Zhai receives 2018 Early Career Faculty Excellence Award

    Dr. Pengwang Zhai was recognized at the annual CNMS Awards and Recognition Day in May 2018 with the Early Career Faculty Excellence Award. This CNMS College-level award recognizes excellence and...
    Posted: May 9, 2018 9:53 AM
  • Dr. Kestner receives 2018 Carl S. Weber Teaching Award

    Dr. Jason Kestner has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 Carl S. Weber Excellence in Teaching Award. The Carl S. Weber Excellence in Teaching Award honors a CNMS faculty member at UMBC...
    Posted: May 9, 2018 9:35 AM
  • Dr. Franson earns Presidential Research Professor Award

    Congratulations to Professor James Franson, who has been selected to receive the 2018 Presidential Research Professor Award. Dr. Franson will be honored at the Presidential Faculty and Staff...
    Posted: March 15, 2018 1:04 PM
  • New Article by Prof. Zhibo Zhang in PNAS

    “Biomass smoke from southern Africa can significantly enhance the brightness of stratocumulus over the southeastern Atlantic Ocean” Zheng Lu, Xiaohong Liu, Zhibo Zhang, Chun Zhao, Kerry Meyer,...
    Posted: March 7, 2018 9:39 AM