Novermber 2020

Prof. Stephan von Molnár passed away on 11/17/2020.

We mourn a loss and will carry on with his legacy!

Remembering Stephan von Molnár (FSU Physics)

A pioneer in magnetic semiconductors (Journal of Semiconductors) (pdf)


Danielle Simmons defended her dissertation on "Magnetic Ordering and Magnetotransport at Molecular and Nano Scales".

Congratulations to Dr. Simmons!


Our group took the responsibility for the CMMP tour at the Physics Open House.


Timothy Keiper defended his dissertation on "Surface Modification for Improved Design and Functionality of Nanostructured Materials and Devices".

Congratulations to Dr. Keiper!


Jorge Barreda defended his dissertation on "Fabrication and Characterization of Heterogeneous Nanowires".

Congratulations to Dr. Barreda!


Longqian Hu defended his dissertation on "Transport and Tunneling Investigation of Strongly Correlated Superconducting and Magnetic Thin Films".

Congratulations to Dr. Hu!


Tianhan Liu won the People's Choice Award at the 2018 Art in STEM Exhibition.

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Konstantinos Kountouriotis defended his dissertation on "Spin Transport in Si Nanowires with an Axial Doping Gradient".

Congratulations to Dr. Kountouriotis!


Congratulations to Tianhan Liu as a finalist in the Three Minute Thesis competition!

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Dr. Zhu Lin joined the group. Welcome!


Tianhan Liu defended her dissertation on "Spin Transport in Hybrid Organic-Semiconductor Nanostructures via Chirality-Induced Spin Selectivity". Congratulations, Dr. Liu!

We were also excited to hold the virtual homecoming with previous Xiong group members.