QMO Lab in the news

CIFAR

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Professor Nathan Gabor is named a 2017 CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar!

October 12, 2017 - Each year only fifteen early career investigators are given the prestigious appointment, which is designed to provide support in developing research networks and essential leadership skills. For more information on Professor Gabor and the CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar program, please see this profile at UCR Today.

Cottrell

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Paper on carrier multiplication published in Nature Nanotechnology

October 9, 2017 - Fatemeh Barati, Max Grossnickle and Professor Nathan Gabor have coauthored a paper on carrier multiplication that has been published in Nature Nanotechnology! The paper describes a way of using atomically thin materials to significantly amplify small electrical signals and increase solar cell efficiency and is profiled in UCR Today.

Cottrell

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Professor Nathan Gabor becomes a RCSA Sialog Fellow!

August 9, 2017 - Professor Gabor has been invited to Scialog: Advanced Energy Storage. The RCSA Scialog conference brings together early career faculty and scientific leaders to collaborate in high risk discovery-based research that falls outside the boundaries of traditional federal funding streams.

Skyrmion

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Skyrmions come in from the cold

July 27, 2017 - Max Grossnickle's article on room-temperature creation and control of skyrmions by two SHINES Center research groups has been published in the Frontiers in Energy Research Newsletter. The newsletter is developed by EFRC early career scientists who are dedicated, curious, and committed to communicating science.

NSF

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Professor Nathan Gabor has received a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation!

July 18, 2017 - The CAREER Program offers the National Science Foundation's most distinguished awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization. The awards seek to aid early-career faculty in building a firm foundation for a lifetime of leadership in integrating education and research.

DOE

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Three QMO Lab graduate students recognized for excellence in teaching and research!

Jun 1, 2017 - Jacky Wan and Jedediah Kistner-Morris were named as the two Outstanding Teaching Assistants in Physics for 2017. Fatemeh Barati, meanwhile, has been awarded a prestigious Dissertation Year Program fellowship by UCR.

DOE

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Max Grossnickle named to the editorial board of Frontiers in Energy Research

May 5, 2017 - The newsletter seeks to illustrate the collaborative research undertaken by the DOE-funded Energy Frontier Research Centers. The QMO Lab is a part of SHINES, an EFRC led by UCR and comprised of seven other universities.

UCR

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Fatemeh Barati wins the Dr. Janet M. Boyce Memorial Award!

Apr 9, 2017 - The award is presented to ‘outstanding women in the sciences based upon strong academic research and impressive letters of recommendation' and was recognized by Dr. Isgouhi Kaloshian, chair of the CNAS committee on honors & scholarships, and Dr. Michael McKibben, CNAS divisional dean of student academic affairs.

Cottrell

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Professor Gabor becomes a 2017 Cottrell Scholar!

Feb 21, 2017 - The Research Corporation for Science Advancement Cottrell Scholar program develops outstanding teacher-scholars who are recognized by their scientific communities for the quality and innovation of their research programs and their academic leadership skills. Outstanding candidates are admitted to the ranks of Cottrell Scholars through a stringent peer-review process based on their innovative research proposals and education programs. - rescorp.org