Centers

Programmable Quantum Materials (Pro-QM)

ProQM

Director

Dmitri Basov


Lead Institution

Columbia University


Class

2018-2022


Mission

To discover, characterize, and deploy new forms of quantum matter controllable by gating, magnetic proximity and nano-mechanical manipulation.


Research Topics

optics, defects, charge transport, superconductivity, magnetism and spin physics, mesoscale science, materials and chemistry by design, mesostructured materials, synthesis (novel materials), synthesis (self-assembly)


Materials Studied

Materials: semiconductor, metal, optoelectronic, and metamaterial

Interfaces: solid/solid 

Nanostructured Materials: 0D, 1D, 2D, 3D


Experimental and Theoretical Methods

scanning probe microscopy, near-field microscopy, surface science, ultrafast science, density functional theory (DFT), dynamical mean field theory (DMFT), mesoscale modeling


ProQM

Partner Institutions

  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Columbia University
  • University of Washington

BES Staff Contact

Michael Pechan, Matthias Graf

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