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Tomi successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations Dr. Esho!

December 7, 2023


Congrats to Azmain for passing candidacy!

August 31, 2023

Congrats to Jiayin for passing candidacy!

August 29, 2023

Azmain has his paper accepted to JVSTA and is selected for Editor’s Pick! The article will be featured on the journal website. Nice work!

August 24, 2023

Nachiket successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations Dr. Naik!

August 22, 2023


Congratulations to Haozhe on his new faculty position at Duke University! 

June 17, 2023

Jin Ming Koh publishes his article in Nature Physics. Congratulations!

June 8, 2023


Adrian successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations Dr. Tan!

May 24, 2023

Congrats to Haozhe Wang for his article published in JVSTA!

May 2, 2023

Congrats to Jiace Sun on his paper accepted to PRB!

Apr 17, 2023

Congrats to Jin Ming Koh for his paper accepted to Nature Physics!

Mar 23, 2023


Minnich group presents 5 talks in APS March meeting

Mar 5, 2023

Congrats to Shi-Ning Sun for his paper!

Feb 9, 2023

Congrats to Jiace Sun on his paper posted to arxiv!

Feb 6, 2023

Congrats to Benjamin Hatanpää for his article in PRB!

Jan 25, 2023

Congrats to David Catherall for his article in PRB!

Jan 10, 2023


Congrats to Peishi publishes paper today!

Dec 5, 2022

Welcome our new graduate students Ivy Chen and Justin Chen

Oct 31, 2022

Congrats to Haozhe for submitting his paper today!

Aug 31, 2022

Congrats to Anthony for his paper published today!

Aug 22, 2022

Congrats to Haozhe for his paper published today! 

Aug 3, 2022

Anthony successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations Dr. Ardizzi!

May 26, 2022

Alex is selected for the 2021 Centennial Prize for the Best Thesis in MCE!

May 24, 2022

Haozhe wins the Best Poster Award at Materials Research Society!

May 12, 2022

Welcome to our new visiting students Elsa and Juhi

May 11, 2022

Anthony submits paper on self-heating of cryogenic HEMT amplifiers and the limits of microwave noise performance

May 8, 2022

Congrats to David Catherall for passing candidacy!

Apr 18, 2022

Peishi successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations Dr. Cheng!

Apr 1, 2022

Minnich group presents 5 talks at APS March Meeting.

Mar 14, 2022.

David, Haozhe, and Tomi presents talks at Materials Research Society

Mar 10, 2022

Jin submits paper on experimental realization of a measurement-induced entanglement phase transition on a superconducting quantum processor.

Mar 8, 2022

Tomi publishes paper on theory of drain noise in high electron mobility transistors based on real-space transfer.

Feb 28, 2022

Hirst publishes paper on digital quantum simulation of open quantum systems using quantum imaginary time evolution.

Feb 4, 2022


Peishi submits paper on high-field transport and hot electron noise in GaAs from first principles.

Jan 28, 2022

Azmain, Jiayin and Jiace join the group. Welcome to our newest members!

Jan 20, 2022

Adrian submits paper on realizing symmetry-protected topological phases in a spin-1/2 chain with next-nearest neighbor hopping on superconducting qubits.

Dec 20, 2021


Alex and Tomi publish paper on self-heating in cryogenic HEMT amplifiers studied using Schottky thermometry. 

Oct 21, 2021

Alex and Tomi submit paper on a theory of drain noise in high electron mobility transistors based on real-space transfer.

Aug 7, 2021

Taeyong and Jaeyun publish paper on the origin of micrometer-scale propagation lengths of heat-carrying acoustic excitations in amorphous silicon

Jun 9, 2021


Congratulations to Benjamin for being selected for a NASA Space Technology Fellowship!

Apr 2, 2021

Erika successfully defends her thesis. Congratulations Dr. Ye!

Mar 22, 2021

Austin's talk on Finite-Temperature Dynamics of Spin Systems on Near-Term Quantum Hardware available through the Quantum Computing Seminar Series here.

Mar 12, 2021

Congratulations to Austin for being named the 2020 Viskanta Fellow at Purdue University!

Jan 7, 2021

Austin's work on thermal conductivity in BaTiS3 is covered in Science Daily,, and Chemistry World.

Jan 5, 2021

Benjamin passes candidacy. Congratulations!

Sept 15, 2020

Taeyong successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations Dr. Kim!

Aug 27, 2020

Austin's work on anharmonic localization in lead selenide published as an APS science highlight here.

Feb 18, 2020

Jaeyun successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations Dr. Moon!

Dec 11, 2019

Austin receives the Presidential Early Career Award. Congratulations!

July 8, 2019

Nachi passes candidacy. Congratulations!

Jun 4, 2019

Benjamin, Tomi, and Shi-Ning join the group. Welcome to our newest members!

July 4, 2019

Nate successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations Dr. Thomas!

Jan 24, 2019

Andrew successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations Dr. Robbins! 

Jan 11, 2019

Nick was awarded the Demetriades-Tsafka-Kokkalis Prize in Nanotechnology and Related Fields. Congrats!

May 16, 2018

RSC publishes Ruiqiang's work on coherent thermal transport control in van der Waals superlattices.

May 7, 2018

Congrats to Nick for his successful thesis defense! 

Apr 13, 2018

Congrats to Alex for passing his qualifying exams!

Sept 21, 2017

Congrats to Zoila, Peishi, and Erika for passing their candidacy exams!

May 31, 2017

Physical Review B publishes Chengyun's work on using time-domain thermoreflectance measurements to obtain transmission spectra at material interfaces.

May 15, 2017

Nature Scientific Reports publishes Lina's work on low frequency thermal phonons in Si and SiGe.

Mar 14, 2017

Congrats to Austin for receiving tenure! 

Mar 7, 2017

ACS Photonics publishes Junlong's paper on daytime radiative cooling. 

Feb 3, 2017

Congrats to Chengyun for receiving the Centennial Prize for Best Thesis in the Mechanical Engineering Department at Caltech!

May 25, 2016

Congrats to Jaeyun for passing his PhD Candidacy Exam! 

May 25, 2016

Congrats to Chengyun for successfully defending her thesis! 

May 18, 2016


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