• QMC Researcher Sheng Ran Unboxes New Spin-Triplet Superconductor

    Check out NIST's Taking Measure: Just a Standard Blog where QMC researcher Dr. Sheng Ran's details the surprizes uncovered during the discovery of the spin-triplet superconductivity in UTe2. 
  • Unprecedented Re-entrant Superconductivity

    A collaboration between QMC, NIST and the National High Magnetic Field Lab (NHMFL) has produced evidence for a rare phenomenon called re-entrant superconductivity in the material uranium ditelluride, a nearly
  • 2019 Quantum Materials Symposium

    QMC is hosting a one-day symposium focusing on quantum materials research, bringing together researchers from the Departments of Physics, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Materials Science and
  • Exotic Actinide Superconductor Discovered

    A collaboration between the NIST Center for Neutron Research and QMC has led to a novel discovery of a new spin-triplet superconducting phase in the actinide compound UTe2. Discovered by
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  • Definitive Surface Magnetotransport Study of SmB
    YS Eo, S Wolgast, A Rakoski, D Mihaliov… - arXiv preprint arXiv …, 2019 - arxiv.org
    24 days ago -  … of Physics, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1040, USA 2University of Maryland, Maryland Quantum Materials Center and Department of Physics, College Park, Maryland, USA† 3Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Department of Materials Science and Engineering …
  • Counting statistics of microwave photons in circuit QED
    KN Nesterov, IV Pechenezhskiy, MG Vavilov - arXiv preprint arXiv …, 2019 - arxiv.org
    27 days ago -  … Konstantin N. Nesterov,1 Ivan V. Pechenezhskiy,2 and Maxim G. Vavilov1 1Department of Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706 2Department of Physics, Joint Quantum Institute, and Center for Nanophysics and Advanced Materials …

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QMC is an interdisciplinary research center located in the Department of Physics
at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Director: Johnpierre Paglione

Phone: 301.405.8285
Fax: 301.405.3779
Email: qmc@umd.edu

A Message from the Director

JP coverThe Maryland Quantum Materials Center supports cutting-edge experimental research in Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Maryland. Including a diverse range of faculty, research scientists, graduate and undergraduate students, QMC researchers are working on topics ranging from the search for new quantum materials to the design of new electronic devices that work on new physical principles.

The research done today in QMC will have an impact on the technological challenges of tomorrow, from high-speed computing to energy generation, storage, and transfer. QMC provides an exciting, collaborative environment for undergraduate and graduate students and postdoctoral researchers to receive excellent training for careers in science and technology. Please take a look at the rest of this website to find out more about our exciting center!

--Johnpierre Paglione, Director