• Electrons Take New Shape Inside Unconventional Metal

    Researchers in QMC, in collaboration with theorists at the Condensed Matter Theory Center (CMTC) and JQI, have produced the first experimental evidence that one metal—and likely others in its class—have
  • Open Faculty Position in Experimental Quantum Condensed Matter Physics

    The University of Maryland Department of Physics invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor in Experimental Quantum Condensed Matter Physics. We seek candidates with
  • FQM 2023 Winter School Just Announced!

    QMC is hosting its 6th annual Fundamentals of Quantum Materials Winter School, to be held at the University of Maryland, January 16-20, 2023.  This school, (sponsored by the Gordon & Betty
  • Distinguished University Professor

    QMC Prof. Richard Greene has been named a Distinguished University Professor—the highest academic honor bestowed by the University of Maryland. This award is in recognition of his peerless Teaching, Leadership, Service and
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Upcoming Events

2 Feb
QMC COLLOQUIUM: (open)
Date 02.02.2023 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
9 Feb
QMC COLLOQUIUM: Ming Yi, Rice University
02.09.2023 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
13 Feb
CARR SEMINAR: Dale van Harlingen, UIUC
02.13.2023 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
14 Feb
CARR LECTURE: Dale van Harlingen, UIUC
02.14.2023 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
14 Feb
Carr Lecture - Dale J. Van Harlingen, UIUC
02.14.2023 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Contact Info

QMC is an interdisciplinary research center located in the Department of Physics
at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Director: Johnpierre Paglione

Phone: 301.405.8285
Fax: 301.405.3779
Email: qmc@umd.edu

A Message from the Director

JP coverThe Maryland Quantum Materials Center supports cutting-edge experimental research in Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Maryland. Including a diverse range of faculty, research scientists, graduate and undergraduate students, QMC researchers are working on topics ranging from the search for new quantum materials to the design of new electronic devices that work on new physical principles.

The research done today in QMC will have an impact on the technological challenges of tomorrow, from high-speed computing to energy generation, storage, and transfer. QMC provides an exciting, collaborative environment for undergraduate and graduate students and postdoctoral researchers to receive excellent training for careers in science and technology. Please take a look at the rest of this website to find out more about our exciting center!

--Johnpierre Paglione, Director