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Changing the Crystal Structure of Graphene

Changing the Crystal Structure of Graphene

Prof. Brian LeRoy along with graduate student Matthew Yankowitz have demonstrated how an electric field can change the crystal structure of graphene. The electric field causes the graphene to transform from a semi-metal to a semiconductor.
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UA Physicist to Deliver Blitzer Award Lecture:  The Higgs Boson and Beyond

UA Physicist to Deliver Blitzer Award Lecture: The Higgs Boson and Beyond

Ken Johns is the recipient of this year's Professor Leon and Pauline Blitzer Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Physics and Related Sciences. He will give a public lecture on "The Higgs Boson and Beyond" on Tuesday, March 11 at 4 p.m. in Room N210 of the UA Steward Observatory.
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The University of Arizona is one of the leading research universities in the United States. As one of only 50 universities nationwide with a coveted “Research 1” designation, we were most recently ranked 13th amongst US public universities in terms of research funding received.

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Graduate Studies

Graduate study in Physics at the University of Arizona is vested in discovery. Our department is probing the limits of what’s known about the physical world, challenging boundaries, and exploring new directions.

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Our undergraduate education provides extraordinary opportunities for students at all levels, whether it be cutting-edge classroom courses or participation in research projects that provide students the opportunity to find the boundaries of their own capacities and motivations.

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