The $25-million award allows researchers to explore quantum phenomena and design quantum materials.
UCSB is ranked No. 7 among public universities by U.S. News and World Report. (2020 Rankings)
Among public universities, UCSB had the highest percentage of assistant professors in engineering and sciences win NSF CAREER Awards in 2019.
Since 2015, UCSB has ranked No.1 in the world among public universities for scientific impact of research in engineering and physical sciences. (Leiden Rankings, 2015-2019)
Read the fall 2019 issue of UC Santa Barbara's magazine of engineering and the sciences online.