Apr 16

Most Inspiring Faculty Member

Professor Eddie Baron was elected as a “Most Inspiring Faculty Member” by SAAC.

Apr 16

College of Arts and Sciences Junior Faculty Summer Fellowship

Professors Ian Sellers, Barbara Capogrosso-Sansone, Xinyu Dai, and Alberto Marino recieved the A&S Junior Faculty Summer Fellowship Award.

Apr 15

Thatcher Hoffman Smith Creativity in Motion Prize

Sara Barber and Jeremy Lusk were both recognized at the College of Arts and Sciences Awards ceremony and recieved the Thatcher Hoffman Smith Creativity in Motion Prize.

Mar 10

Theorist of the Month

Professor Howard Baer who is the Homer L. Dodge Chair in High Energy Physics has been appointed as ``Theorist of the Month'' for the month of March at the German...

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HEP Seminar
CMP Seminar
Astronomy Journal Club
CMP Journal Club
Public Lecture
Special Event
Star Party


Apr 24, 2014 4:00 pm

Nielsen Hall 170 - Brian DeMarco
Ultracold Disordered Quantum Gases

CMP Seminar

Apr 25, 2014 9:30 am

Nielsen Hall 103 - Yong Chen
Taming Topological Insulators

Astronomy Journal Club

Apr 29, 2014 12:30 pm

Nielsen Hall 203 - Jamie Lomax

Star Party

Apr 30, 2014 8:45 pm

OU Observatory


May 01, 2014 4:00 pm

Nielsen Hall 170 - Pran Nath
Quest for a Unified Theory

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Research Nugget

Research Highlight: Spintronics

Spintronics is the manipulation of the spin of electron or hole currents in semiconductors with a goal of using the spin for communication information or performing caclulations. The dark regions in this image, from Prof. Sheena Murphy’s Lab, are regions of a 2D sample that have been etched away. As a perpendicular magnetic field increases, and the electron cyclotron radius shrinks, a voltage is measured whenever the electron cylclotron radius is an integer multiple of the separation between the leads. Different spin states can be deflected at different fields to yield a spin-polarized current.