News / Blog

January 20, 2022

Congratulations to Renata Saha, she was awarded the Cadence Women in Technology Scholarship! Check out the news release: CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS

January 13, 2022

Congratulations to Dr. Kai Wu. His poster titled "Handheld Magnetic Particle Spectroscopy (MPS) for Rapid, One-step, Wash-free Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Spike and Nucleocapsid Proteins in Liquid Phase" received best poster award in The 15th Joint MMM-INTERMAG Conference (2022 Joint).

January 2, 2022

Congratulations to Onri! He is recently awarded the teaching award from UMN Center for Educational Innovation in the Thank a Teacher program.

December 30, 2021

Congratulations to all authors, the AIP Scilight recently featured our recently published article "Perpendicular magnetic tunnel junctions with multi-interface free layer" in Applied Physics Letters.

December 13, 2021

Congratulations to Prof. Wang on being named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)!

August 19, 2021

Promising new results published in Nature Nanotechnology from our group members Dr. Delin Zhang, Deyuan Lyu and collaborators that address a long-standing problem in spintronics: how to use voltage to switch a magnet.

July 31, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Protyush Sahu! He has successfully defended his thesis titled "Characterization of Spin Hall and Magnetoionic Devices for Logic, Memory and Neuromorphic Applications" and will join ASM America as a Sr. Process Engineer. Dr. Sahu, all the best in your future endeavours!

July 29, 2021

July 30th marks the last day of Ms. Anne Johnson's journey in our group. Ms. Johnson joined our group through the 2021 Research Experience for Teachers (RET) Program and worked with Shuang Liang on granular GMR biosensors. When she returns to Robbinsdale Cooper High School, she will bring her exciting knowledge of nanotechnology to more high school students. Cheers! We hope to see you again in the future.

June 20, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Zhengyang Zhao! He has successfully defended his thesis titled "Spintronics Devices for Advanced Memory and Computing Applications", on June 10th. He is joining Amazon to continue his adventure! Congratulations to Dr. Zhao again and wish him all the best of luck in his future endeavors!

January 2, 2022

Our group member Onri Jay Benally's adventure was featured by the Book "Readers' Club Bulletin".