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Please join us in congratulating Hannah Seppala on receiving the 2019 Goldwater Scholarship!
Congratulations to Anne (particle physics) and Tyler (theoretical physics) for winning NSF Graduate Research Fellowships !
Our esteemed faculty currently include nine NSF Career award-winners.
Please join us in congratulating Anne Fortman on receiving the 2017 Goldwater Scholarship!

Recent Research News

UB's professor Dejan Stojkovic and collaborator Professor De-Chang Dai of Yangzhou University in China discuss the possibility of a transversable wormhole as a hidden passage in Scientific American. Could we spy a traversable wormhole in the Milky Way’s heart?

The quantum technology advancement could help lead to improvements in computing, data processing.


Physicists manipulate energy valleys in tungsten disulfide, with potential applications in quantum computing.

Professor Igor Zutic and collaborators from NYU discover a new state of matter, which offers promise for increasing storage capabilities in electronic devices and enhancing quantum computing.

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