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  • New article by Dr. Pelton and UMBC Physics students

    “Strong coupling of emitters to single plasmonic nanoparticles: exciton-induced transparency and Rabi splitting .” UMBC Physics professor Matthew Pelton, UMBC Physics graduate student Haixu...
    Posted: August 28, 2019 11:03 AM
  • Assistant Professor Search

    The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) Department of Physics, Atmospheric Physics Program (ATPH), invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position with a research...
    Posted: August 27, 2019 11:00 AM
  • Dr. Zhang’s ARCOS group receives funding from NASA & DoE

    Recently, both the Department of Energy (DoE) and NASA awarded Dr. Zhibo Zhang and his ACROS group, significant grants to pursue projects in atmospheric science. Please see the UMBC news...
    Posted: August 8, 2019 10:11 AM
  • Qianqian Song receives FINESST Fellowship from NASA

    Atmospheric physics graduate student Qianqian Song has just received the Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST) Fellowship⁠—one of just 59 such fellowships...
    Posted: August 8, 2019 9:50 AM
  • New article by UMBC Physics and Univ. of Colorado scientists

    New article published in Science Advances “Tip-enhanced strong coupling spectroscopy and control of a single quantum emitter.” UMBC Physics professors Matthew Pelton and Theodosia Gougousi,...
    Posted: July 15, 2019 9:35 AM
  • Dr. Deffner publishes 1st textbook on Quantum Thermodynamics

    Prof. Deffner in collaboration with Dr. Campbell from the Trinity College Dublin, Ireland publish the first introductory, graduate level textbook on Quantum Thermodynamics. The book focuses on the...
    Posted: July 10, 2019 9:16 AM
  • Dr.Zhang wins NASA funding to study dust aerosols from space

    Prof. Zhibo Zhang, leader of the ARCOS team, wins a major research grant from NASA to study dust aerosols from space. The research team will use observations from satellite instruments, including...
    Posted: April 16, 2019 2:29 PM
  • AIP recognizes UMBC Physics Department

    The American Institute of Physics (AIP) recognizes the UMBC Physics Department for awarding a large percentage of PhD's to women. AIP recently released a comprehensive report providing a...
    Posted: March 29, 2019 8:36 AM
  • UMBC undergraduate has highly cited paper

    UMBC Physics BS graduate, Jonathan McHenry (class of 2009) and Associate Professor Laszlo Takacs’s paper, “Temperature of the milling balls in shaker and planetary mills”, Journal of Materials...
    Posted: November 29, 2018 2:46 PM
  • Recent PhD's make breakthrough in quantum comm. research!

    In their roles as Research Scientists at the Army Research Laboratory (Adelphi, MD), recent UMBC graduates Dr. Brian Kirby '15 and Dr. Dan Jones '16 have discovered a novel way to safeguard...
    Posted: November 26, 2018 3:18 PM