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Winter 2018 Graduate Ciaran Ryan-Anderson
January 7, 2019

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Congratulations to CQuIC former Graduate Student, Ciaran Ryan-Anderson.  Ciaran defended his dissertation in November 2018. As a Ph.D. graduate student, Ciaran worked with CQuIC Faculty Associate…


2018 Graduate Xijie Luo
March 18, 2019

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Bon voyage and best wishes to CQuIC Graduate Student, Xijie Luo.  Xijie completed the requirements for a masters degree in Physics in December 2018.   She worked with CQu…


Deutsch receives APS Five Sigma Physicist Award
April 30, 2019

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In April, 2019, the American Physical Society (APS) awarded Regents’ Professor and CQuIC Director, Ivan Deutsch the APS Five Sigma Physicist Award, “a pin awarded to APS members who exhib…


CQuIC Graduate Matt Curry Continuing Work at Sandia
July 16, 2019

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Since graduation in Spring 2019 with a Ph.D. in Physics, Matt Curry started a staff position at Sandia National Laboratories, continuing research similar to his graduate school research at Sandia. Mat…

CQuIC Spring 2019 Graduates
July 16, 2019

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The Spring 2019 Convocation ceremony for Physics and Astronomy graduates was celebrated on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Regener Hall Auditorium. Three CQuIC students participated in Convocation: Ezad Sh…


Faculty Associate, Martin Kirk to Partner with CQuIC
August 16, 2019

CQuIC welcomes Distinguished University Professor Martin Kirk, of UNM Chemistry & Chemical Biology as a CQuIC Faculty Associate, effective August 12, 2019. Professor Kirk is a physical inorganic chemi…

CQuIC Welcomes Faculty Member, Susan Atlas
August 14, 2019

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CQuIC welcomes Professor Susan Atlas, of UNM Physics and Astronomy as a CQuIC Faculty, effective August 12, 2019.

Professor Atlas is a theoretical chemical physicist working on electronic structu…


CQuIC Welcomes Victor Acosta as a Faculty Associate
September 16, 2019

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Victor Acosta is an Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Physics & Astronomy and Center for High Technology Materials at UNM. His research is focused on the development of quantum sensors, broadly defi…

Professor Jason Twamley Visits CQuIC
September 5, 2019

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CQuIC welcomes Jason Twamley, a leading researcher and Professor at the Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia and Director of the Macquarie University Research Centre on Diamond Science and Techno…



Quantum Supremacy Explained at CQuIC Seminar
November 20, 2019

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ECE / P&A Asst Prof Tameem Albash and P&A Asst Prof Elizabeth Crosson co-presented “What is quantum supremacy and did Google do it?” at the Center for Quantum Information and Control (CQu…