Upcoming Dates
  • Mar 2–Mar 5: Mid Terms
  • Mar 9–Mar 14: Spring Break
  • May 8: Graduate Commencement
  • May 9: Spring Session Ends
  • May 9: Undergraduate Commencement
  • May 25: Memorial Day
  • Jun 1: Summer Session Begins
  • Jul 4: Independence Day
News from the Chair

Ivan Deutsch, UNM Department of Physics & Astronomy Professor, Regents' LecturerDr. Ivan Deutsch Featured on QUANTA Magazine Cover

QUANTA Magazine, an editorially independent online publication launched by the Simons Foundation to enhance public understanding of science, interviewed Dr. Ivan Deutsch recently for an article entitled "Quantum Computing Without Qubits". In it, Dr. Deutsch explains why analog simulators may beat out general-purpose digital quantum machines -- for now.

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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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Upcoming Events


Fri 2/6, 4:00PM in Room 125, Keith Olive (University of Minnesota), The impact of LHC results on superymmetric dark matter

Other Events:

Thu 2/19, 8:00AM in DoubleTree Hotel in Berkeley California, Berkeley, 17th Annual SQuInT Workshop

Thu 3/26, 3:30PM in Room 190, Alan Migdall, The care and feeding of single photons (and how to train them for some very useful tricks)