March 02, 2017

Congratulations to Joon Sue and Hye-Young!  Chloe is beautiful!

January 20, 2017

Shouvik Chatterjee joined our group last fall as a postdoc. He received his PhD from Cornell University.

January 19, 2017

Nate had an upgraded talk and received the Young Scientist Award at the 2017 PCSI conference in New Mexico. Way to go!

January 16, 2017

Joon Sue, Mihir, Nate, Tobias and Tony gave contributed talks and posters at PCSI in New Mexico. Great job!

December 28, 2016

Although we would have liked to have had Bo stay longer as a post-doc, we wish him well at his new job at Teledyne!

October 05, 2016

For a recent review of Heusler compunds and spintronics, here is the link:  
September 30, 2016

There have been a lot of things happening. The lab met for dinner in honor of Bo finishing his thesis, Alex and Aranya joining the group, and Chuyao leaving to go back to England to finish her undergraduate studies at Cambridge.

September 29, 2016

Congratulations to Bo for finishing his thesis! He will take on the new role of postdoc in the group when he returns from his wedding.

September 20, 2016

At 2016 Techcon in Austin, Texas, Tony received Best in Session for his talk on "MBE Growth, Magnetic, and Electrical Characterization of Heusler Compound Heterostructures and Epitaxial Tunnel Junction Stacks for Spintronic Applications."  

For more information:

September 16, 2016

Here are the titles of their talks:

  • Improvement in Quantum Mobility in InSb Quantum Well Structures by Reduction of Extended Defects, MIHIR PENDHARKAR, B. SHOJAEI, A. MCFADDEN, J.S. LEE, C. PALMSTROM, University of California - Santa Barbara


  • Growth and Characterization of Horizontal ErSb Nanowires in a GaSb Matrix, NATHANIEL WILSON, S. KRAEMER, J. KAWASAKI, B. SCHULTZ, C. PALMSTRØM, University of California - Santa Barbara