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News & Events

Simulating SuperconductorsSimulating superconducting materials with ultracold atoms
Rice physicists build superconductor analog, observe antiferromagnetic order.
Bradshaw CAREERSolar scientist gets CAREER boost
Rice U.’s Bradshaw is building model for mechanism that creates sun’s ultra-hot corona
Wood PrizeRice University researchers recognized for pioneering nanophotonics
The Optical Society has awarded Rice University researchers Naomi Halas and Peter Nordlander the prestigious 2015 R.W. Wood Prize for their groundbreaking work in nanophotonics.