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  • Congratulations to our Spring 2021 Masters & PhD Graduates!

    PhD in Physics: Thomas A. Smith Mentor: Dr. Yanhua Shih "Advances in Two-photon Interference: From Turbulence-free Interferometers to X-ray Ghost Microscopes" Brian Uthe Mentor: Dr. Matthew...
    Posted: May 20, 2021 10:30 AM
  • CNMS Awards and Recognition Day

    Due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, we will be holding the annual CNMS Awards and Recognition day as a virtual event this year. The event will be hosted asynchronously through a website that...
    Posted: May 13, 2021 12:37 PM
  • New articles by Ph.D. student Brian Uthe & Prof. Matt Pelton

    In a pair of articles published in the Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Brian Uthe, Dr. Pelton, and their collaborators at the University of Melbourne, Australia, have revealed the unique...
    Posted: May 7, 2021 1:23 PM
  • Grad student Nathan M. Myers receives Dept. of Energy award

    PhD candidate Nathan M. Myers of the Quantum Thermodynamics group has been selected to receive a prestigious Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) award. The...
    Posted: May 5, 2021 3:09 PM
  • UG researcher Kaitlynn Lilly receives Goldwater Scholarship

    See UMBC News for more details on this prestigious award. Photo by Marlayna Demond ’11 for UMBC.
    Posted: April 16, 2021 3:36 PM
  • 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