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Physics Colloquium Today on Spin Waves in Chiral Two-Dimensional Electron Systems
Carsten A. Ullrich of the University of Missouri will present a Physics Colloquium about spin waves in chiral two-dimensional electron systemrs from 4-5 p.m. Friday, March 16.
Research on Bismuth Ferrite Could Lead to New Types of Electrical Devices
U of A researchers used powerful computer simulations to demonstrate a novel method of creating and transmitting electrical current.
New Frontier in Single-Molecule Detection: Polypeptides in Nanopore Sensors
The Department of Physics presents a colloquium by David P. Hoogerheide of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, from 4-5 p.m. Friday, March 9, in PHYS 133.
University Honors Inventors
Faculty with new patents and research disclosures were honored at the end of February for their contributions to discovery and invention.
Research Investigates the Optical Properties of Two-Dimensional Materials for Potential Advancements to Infrared Technology
Physics doctoral student Desalegn Debu and colleagues in the Department of Physics studied two-dimensional black phosphene and optical characteristics associated with it.
Four Faculty Receive Awards for Reducing Student Textbook Costs
Luis Restrepo, Julio Gea-Banacloche, Daniel Barth and Adam Rex Pope received incentives from the University Libraries and Global Campus to offer open access courses and materials.
Physics Colloquium: AGN Narrow-Line Region Kinematics
Travis Fischer of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center will present a physics colloquium about active galactic nuclei at 4 p.m. today, Feb. 9, in the Paul Sharrah Lecture Hall, PHYS 133.
Sturgis International Fellowship for Students Seeking International Research or Internships
The Fulbright College Honors Program is once again accepting applications for the prestigious Sturgis International Fellowship. The deadline to submit is 4 p.m. Thursday, March 1.
University of Arkansas Research May Lead to New Source of Green Energy
Physics professor Paul Thibado’s patent-pending technology has been licensed by NTS Innovations.
Research Reveals Unique Optical Properties in Nanoscale Materials
Joseph B. Herzog, an assistant professor of physics, was part of a team that created large optical metasurfaces that could lead to microscale lenses and other optical components.