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News from the Chair

Arash Mafi, associate professor, UNM Department of Physics & Astronomy, and a member of the Center for High Technology Materials at UNM.Dr. Mafi's Research Makes Physics World Year End Top Ten List

Physics World, the magazine of the Institute of Physics, has named their 2014 Breakthrough of the Year and nine runners up. Associate Professor Arash Mafi and colleagues made the list by finding a way to get optical fibers to transmit images sharper than the best available commercial imaging fibres.

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Research Highlight

Grad Student Saeid Rostami in Dr. Mansoor Sheik-Bahae's Low Temperature Physics LabDr. Mansoor Sheik-Bahae's Lab Sinks to New Lows

Mansoor Sheik-Bahae's research was spotlighted in UNM's Daily Lobo student newspaper recently.

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