Catalyst for innovative research in Physics and Materials Science, Education, and Training
Welcome to the Department of Physics and Materials Science at The UofM
Our goal is to advance scientific knowledge and innovation while at the same time educating the next generation of talented scientists. Our dedicated faculty supports this mission with cutting-edge research, unique programs, and a supportive learning environment. Chair's Message
UofM SPS Chapter Awarded
The UofM Society of Physics Students received Outstanding Chapter award for 2017-18 academic year. The chapter's efforts and achievements support the department and further student development. Read More about the award.
Ph.D. position in Nanophotonics available
A Ph.D. position is available in the research area of Nanophotonics, aiming to experimentally investigate the light-matter interaction in single plasmonic and photonic nanostructures. The Ph.D. student will be involved in nano-fabrication, micro-photoluminescence, single particle spectroscopy and time-correlated single photon spectroscopy. The position is being sponsored with full tuition and stipend. Interested candidates should contact Dr. Thang Hoang (email@example.com) and Dr. Xiao Shen (firstname.lastname@example.org) for further detail. Follow the instruction at http://www.memphis.edu/physics/graduate/index.php to apply.
Applicants should have a master degree in physics, materials science or closely related fields. More information on research related to this position is available at https://umdrive.memphis.edu/tbhoang/public/Home.html
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