What Are the Limits of Manipulating Nature?

May 2018
What Are the Limits of Manipulating Nature? [PDF]

Manfra group contributes to experiments on light-matter interactions for potential quantum technology applications

May 2018
Manfra group contributes to experiments on light-matter interactions for potential quantum technology applications. [Purdue's Today Article]

Qi Qian receives the Lijuan Wang Award for outstanding female graduate student and the Karl Lark-Horovitz award for outstanding research accomplishment.

April 2018
Qi Qian receives the Lijuan Wang Award for outstanding female graduate student and the Karl Lark-Horovitz award for outstanding research accomplishment.

Congratulations to Mohammad Ali Shirazi for successfully defending his Ph.D thesis

April 2018
Congratulations to Mohammad Ali Shirazi for successfully defending his Ph.D thesis.

Congratulations to Qi Qian for successfully defending her Ph.D thesis

April 2018
Congratulations to Qi Qian for successfully defending her Ph.D thesis.

Congratulations to Michael M. Yannell for successfully defending his master's thesis

April 2018
Congratulations to Michael M. Yannell for successfully defending his master's thesis

Freezing electron makes them get in line.

November, 2017
New research published in Nature Communications suggests that electrons in a two-dimensional gas can undergo a semi-ordered (nematic) to mostly-ordered (smectic) phase transition. [Purdue Today's Article]

Manfra group travels to Penn State and contributes to EP2DS-22 / MSS-18 with 4 talks and 4 posters.

August, 2017
Manfra group travels to Penn State and contributes to EP2DS-22 / MSS-18 with 4 talks and 4 posters.