Physics + Astronomy

  • Nano-‘hashtags’ could be the key to generating the highly sought Majorana quasiparticle
  • KITP’s Greg Huber worked with nuclear physicists to confirm a structural similarity found in both human cells and neutron stars
  • Researchers explore the balance between coherence and control with a novel platform for quantum processing
  • Physicist Andrea Young receives a 2016 Packard Fellowship to pursue his studies of van der Waals heterostructures
  • UCSB physicist Joseph Incandela will present the campus’s 61st Annual Faculty Research Lecture
  • Construction of the world’s most sensitive dark matter detector is moving ahead to prepare for new experiments in 2020