Scholarship & Grant Winners

Featured winners of the Montana Instruments Cold Science Exploration Awards - learn more about the program here


Darius Torchinsky is an Assistant Professor at Temple University working to understand the origins of emergence and exotic quantum behavior in materials where electron-electron interactions are strong.

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Laura Kinnischtzke is a Graduate Research Assistant at the University of Rochester with a research focus in solid-state quantum optics.

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Disheng Chen is a Graduate Student at West Virginia University studying the resonant blinking behavior of InAs quantum dots.

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Guohua Wei is a Graduate Research Assistant at Northwestern University. His research focuses on the optical properties of 2D semiconductor materials.

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Xue Liu & Chunlei Yue are Graduate Students at Tulane University focusing on nanoscale materials research at low temperatures.

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Brian L. Wilmer is a Graduate Research Assistant at West Virginia University. His research focus is on the coherent control of light matter interactions in semiconducting nanostructures.

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Ilya Sochnikov is an Assistant Professor at the University of Connecticut focusing on the study of emergent phenomena in several condensed matter systems.

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Lab Startup Grant - Dr. Patrick Vora

Posted 3 September, 2015

Patrick Vora is an Assistant Professor at George Mason University using optical and electronic techniques to study nanostructures that show promise as next generation photovoltaics.

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Pavan Kasanaboina is a Graduate Research Assistant at North Carolina A&T State University studying the growth and characterization of semiconductor nanowires.

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