News & Announcements
December 14, 2017
IQM study of Quantum Spin Fluctuations Highlighted by DOE
A recent IQM study of quantum spin fluctuations in Pr2Zr2O7 that was published in Physical Review Letter was highlighted by DOE. This was the thesis work of Jiajia Wen who is now at SLAC.
November 10, 2017
Seyed Koohpayeh Elected to Executive Committee of the American Association for Crystal Growth
Seyed Koohpayeh has been elected to serve on the executive committee of the American Association for Crystal Growth.
February 1, 2017
Peter Armitage’s work on a topological insulator in Science
In an paper published in Science, IQM’s Peter Armitage and a team of six scientists from Johns Hopkins and Rutgers University experiment with material that straddles world of classical physics and a hidden quantum realm. Here are the article, the editor’s summary, and the university press release.
September 29, 2016
DOE Office of Science highlights IQM research
Recent work of IQM scientists on the controversial topological Kondo insulator SmB6 is featured in a DOE highlight. Details at the DOE Office of Science website.
May 23, 2016
Shan Wu wins the best poster prize
Congratulations to Shan Wu who won the best poster prize at the international conference on strongly correlated electron systems for her work on magnetic ordering near quantum criticality in CeNiAsO.
March 10, 2016
Tyrel McQueen will head a new crystal growth center
JHU will grow crystals as part of national bid to develop better materials for technology Johns Hopkins, Cornell, Princeton, and Clark Atlanta universities form a team of institutions that the agency chose for a $25 million program over five years. The new effort, dubbed PARADIM—Platform for the Accelerated Realization, Analysis and Discovery of Interface Materials—is […]
February 26, 2016
Peter Armitage wins the 2016 Ludwig Genzel Prize
Peter Armitage has won the 2016 Ludwig Genzel Prize. The award is given to a young scientist for exceptional contributions to the field of condensed-matter spectroscopy. It is named after to Ludwig Genzel, whose scientific interests were in far-infrared spectroscopy.
February 15, 2016
Workshop on Anomalous Transport on March 11 and 12
Taking advantage of the opportunity of the March meeting of the APS in Baltimore, MD this spring, we are organizing a 2-day workshop on “Anomalous Transport in Multipolar and Topological Materials” at the Johns Hopkins University. Details are on the workshop website. The workshop is sponsored by the JSPS grant for innovative area “J-Physics” and by the […]
January 8, 2016
Guy Marcus Named by Forbes Magazine as One of Their “30 Under 30” Scientists
PhD candidate Guy G. Marcus has been included on the Forbes Magazine’s 30 under 30 list of US scientists.
December 17, 2015
Postdoctoral position in theoretical physics of condensed matter
The Johns Hopkins Institute for Quantum Matter announces a postdoctoral fellowship in theoretical physics of condensed matter. The position will be initially for one year and is extendable to two years. The successful candidate will collaborate with members of the Institute, including theorists Ari Turner and Oleg Tchernyshyov, whose interests include topological phases of matter, […]