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May 11, 2023

Pitt Physics & Astronomy Department Opening

Research Assistant Professor Position - Director of Quantum Infrastructure
PQI Director Adam Leibovich
April 27, 2023

PQI Director Adam Leibovich Named Dean of The Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

Adam Leibovich has been named the new Dean of Pitt's DSAS effective July 1, 2023.
Xiayun Zhao
April 26, 2023

Xiayun Zhao Receives Prestigious $657,610 NSF CAREER Award

Xiayun Zhao received a Faculty Early Career Development award from the National Science Foundation for her research in photopolymer additive manufacturing.
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April 26, 2023

U.S. Quantum Information Science Summer School

DOE summer school, USQIS, calling for applications!
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April 12, 2023

David Waldeck Earned Grant from U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research

David Waldeck earned a $7.5 million MURI to fund a five-year project on electron spin and chiral matter.
March 23, 2023

Olexandr Isayev & Team Win AFRL AI Grand Challenge

The team won Phase 1 of the AFRL Active AI Planners for Chemistry/Materials Optimization and Discovery Grand Challenge.
University of Bristol
March 21, 2023

University of Bristol International Summer School

University of Bristol is hosting the ISS:IQP for PhD students taking place between July 19-26, 2023.
Peyman Givi
March 6, 2023

Peyman Givi Elected Fellow of The Combustion Institute

Peyman Givi was elected as a Fellow of The Combustion Institute, a prestigious international scientific society.
Professor Towe
March 6, 2023

Elias Towe elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Congratulations to Elias Towe on being elected to the National Academy of Engineering for contributions to semiconductor quantum structures and applications in heterogeneous photonic and electronic devices and systems!
Spin texture topology of polygonal plasmon fields
January 24, 2023

Hrvoje Petek's Research Featured in ACS Photonics

Research done by Hrovje Petek and his team was recently featured as a Perspective Article in ACS Photonics.
Alex Jones
December 21, 2022

Alex Jones Receives Kaufman Foundation Grant Award

Alex Jones received a Kaufman Foundation Grant award for his research project on quantum computer architecture.
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December 6, 2022

Malena Rybacki selected for the Future Leaders Symposium

Rybacki, a senior chemical engineering student, was one of 24 students awarded at the Future Leaders Symposium at North Carolina State University.
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October 25, 2022

Dr. Chandralekha Singh Receives Dwight Nicholson Medal for Outreach

Chandralekha Singh received the 2022 Dwight Nicholson Medal for Outreach.
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October 18, 2022

George Klinzing Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from World Assembly of Particle Technology

In recognition of contributions to particle technology research, the World Assembly of Particle Technology presented University of Pittsburgh Professor George A. Klinzing with its Lifetime Achievement Award at the Ninth World Congress on Particle Technology (WCPT) in Madrid, Spain.