Department of Physics and Astronomy


The Thin Film research group tackles the challenges of building nanoscale systems for modern applications. A selection of our ongoing research projects is shown below.  Click on the image to learn more about the project or visit the "Projects" tab on the left for a listing.


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Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
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