Congratulations to Brandon Dzuba for his publication in the Journal of Applied Physics

November 1, 2022
The Manfra group congratulates Brandon Dzuba on his recent publication!

Elimination of remnant phases in low-temperature growth of wurtzite ScAlN by molecular-beam epitaxy
Brandon Dzuba, Trang Nguyen, Amrita Sen, Rosa E. Diaz, Megha Dubey, Mukesh Bachhav, Janelle P. Wharry, Michael J. Manfra, and Oana Malis
Journal of Applied Physics (2022) [PDF]

Congratulations to Sara Metti for her publication in Physical Review B

October 17, 2022
The Manfra group congratulates Sara Metti on her first publication!

Spin-orbit coupling and electron scattering in high-quality InSb1-xAsx quantum wells
S. Metti, C. Thomas, D. Xiao, and M. J. Manfra
Physical Review B (2022) [PDF]

Manfra Group welcomes Dr. Rajendra Kumar

October 13, 2022

Manfra Group is excited to welcome Dr. Rajendra Kumar to the team!

Prof. Michael J. Manfra presents HOVDE Distinguished Lecture

September 29, 2022
Prof. Manfra presenting Thursday, September 29, 2022 at 3:30pm.


Prof. Manfra & Dr. Nakamura discuss emerging technologies with Gov. Holcomb, Mitch Daniels, and Secretary of State Antony Blinken

September 13, 2022
Government officials visited the Birck Nanotechnology Center and stopped by the Molecular Beam Epitaxy laboratory to speak with Prof. Michael J. Manfra and Dr. James Nakamura on the Manfra group's developments in Quantum research.

Left to Right: Prof. Michael J. Manfra, Dr. James Nakamura, Governor of Indiana Eric Holcomb, President of Purdue Mitch Daniels, and Secretary of State Antony Blinken

Congratulations to Shuang Liang for passing his Ph.D. preliminary exam

July 15, 2022
Congratulations on passing your Ph.D. preliminary exam, Shuang Liang!

Congratulations to Brandon Dzuba for successfully defending his Ph.D. thesis

July 1, 2022
Congratulations on successfully defending your Ph.D. thesis, Brandon Dzuba!

Open Position // Epitaxy Research Scientist

June 15, 2022

The Quantum Semiconductor Systems Group at Purdue University under the direction of Prof. Michael J. Manfra is searching for an Epitaxy Research Scientist to drive innovation in our III-V semiconductor molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) growth facilities.

Check out the job description here. Candidates should apply at Purdue Careers

Manfra Group welcomes Dr. Tanmay Maiti

May 31, 2022
The Manfra Group welcomes Dr. Tanmay Maiti to the Quantum Semiconductor Systems Group at Purdue University.