Physics + Astronomy

  • $25M grant makes UC Santa Barbara home to the nation’s first NSF-funded Quantum Foundry, co-directed by Stephen Wilson and Ania Jayich
  • Chemists uncover a mechanism behind doping organic semiconductors
  • Scientists discover a long-sought quantum spin liquid state in a material
  • UCSB selected as charter member of Microsoft’s Optics for the Cloud Research Alliance
  • Scientists resolve the nature of powerful cosmic objects