Jan 24

Department holds successful Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics

The Department of Physics and Astronomy hosted a conference for undergradue women in Physics (CUWiP2020@OU) on January 17-19, 2020. The conference was attended by about 130...

Dec 19

Newsletter 2019

Dec 02

Bruce Mason wins APS Award on Physics Education

HLD Professor Bruce Mason was a recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Physics Education Award offered by the National Science Foundation. The award was shared with...

Nov 12

CQRT Director interviewed by KGOU

The CQRT director Alberto Marino was interviewed by KGOU at the inauguration of the Center for Quantum Technology. The area of quantum physics could generate...

Oct 23

Presidential Dream Course on Quantum Hybrid Systems

A second quantum technology revolution is upon us! The first used the laws of quantum physics to design systems in which the energy is &ldquo...

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Star Party


Jan 28, 2020 3:45 pm

Nielsen Hall 170 (Neal F. Lane Auditorium) - Julia Wildeboer
Quantum many-body physics beyond the ground state


Jan 30, 2020 3:45 pm

Nielsen Hall 170 (Neal F. Lane Auditorium) - Thomas G. Folland
Infrared Polaritonics: Coupling Long Wavelength Light to Quantum Systems

Astronomy Journal Club

Jan 31, 2020 12:30 pm

Nielsen Hall 103 - Jordan Van Nest & Maria Schutte

Astronomy Journal Club

Feb 07, 2020 12:30 pm

Nielsen Hall 103 - Jordan Sligh & James DerKacy


Feb 11, 2020 3:45 pm

Nielsen Hall 170 (Neal F. Lane Auditorium) - Madalina Furis
A Condensed Matter Physics Perspective on Small Molecule Electronics

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Research Figure

Featured Research: OU Physicist Developing Quantum-Enhanced Sensors for Real-Life Applications

A University of Oklahoma physicist, Alberto M. Marino, is developing quantum-enhanced sensors that could find their way into applications ranging from biomedical to chemical detection. In a new study, Marino’s team, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, demonstrates the ability of quantum states of light to enhance the sensitivities of state-of-the-art plasmonic sensors. The team presents the first implementation of a sensor with sensitivities considered state-of-the-art and shows how quantum-enhanced sensing…