Navigation Links
UBC, Max Planck formalize partnership among world's top quantum physicists
Date:10/4/2010

r-Wilhelm-Society have earned 32 Nobel prizes since 1914.

UBC is world renowned for research excellence in quantum materials including superconductors with potential applications in lossless power lines, vast improvements in computers and wireless communications, new advances in solar and fuel cells and a new class of medical electronic devices to aid diagnosis and treatment. To date, four Canada Research Chairs (CRC) in the area of condensed matter physics have been awarded to researchers at UBC, more than any other university in the country.

UBC principal investigators to lead research groups in the new Max Planck-UBC Centre include four CRC's and five Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada two of whom are also fellows of the Royal Society of London. In addition, three of the researchers are among the 100 most cited physicists in the world. They will be led by Prof. George Sawatzky, Canada Research Chair in Physics and Chemistry of Nano-structured Materials.

"The partnership with Max Planck is a testament to the caliber of research conducted here, and our researchers enjoy reputations as some of the most internationally collaborative in the world," said John Hepburn, UBC Vice President Research and International, who added that 46 per cent of UBC research is published jointly with colleagues outside Canada.

"Our interdisciplinary research strengths are further complemented by state-of-the-art facilities such as UBC's Advanced Materials and Process Engineering Laboratory, our vicinity to TRIUMF, Canada's National Laboratory for Particle and Nuclear Physics, and priority access to the Canadian Light Source Synchrotron."

Over the past 50 years, engineers have succeeded in developing smaller combinations of semiconductors, insulators and metals arranged to function as electronic devices while maintaining their fundamental electronic properties. Scientists at the forefront of advanced materials research are investigatin
'/>"/>

Contact: Brian Lin
brian.lin@ubc.ca
604-822-2234
University of British Columbia
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Neuroscience Symposium to Launch Max Planck Florida Institute and FAU New Graduate Program
2. Genedata's Refiner MS Used by Max Planck Institute will Demo at Metabolomics Conference 2010
3. Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry Uses MathWorks Tools in Its Quest to Cure Cancer : Institute Accelerates Reconstruction of Key Protein Complexes Using MATLAB and Parallel Computing Toolbox
4. BASF and Monsanto Formalize Agreement to Develop Dicamba-Based Formulation Technologies
5. Signal Genetics Announces Partnership with Array BioPharma to Advance a Multiple Myeloma Program Backed by Companion Diagnostics
6. Epitomics, Inc. Announces Worldwide Availability of LRRK2 Antibodies Developed in Partnership With The Michael J. Fox Foundation
7. Pennsylvania Partnerships Address Statewide Nursing Shortage
8. DSM Biomedical Announces Continued Partnership with Spinelab
9. NanoPass Technologies Ltd. and Elcam Medical Enter Into a Strategic Partnership
10. Roche Diabetes Care and ICW Announce Technology Partnership
11. Jennerex and Transgene Enter Into an Exclusive Partnership for the Development and Commercialization of JX-594 for the Treatment of Cancers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... SAN JOSE, California , January 15, 2014 ... conjugates for cancer, today announced the appointment of Thomas C ... has over 20 years, development experience gained in the biotechnology ... "I am delighted to welcome Tom at this ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Houston, TX (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 ... Alzheimer’s disease, and about 1 in 3 seniors will ... ( source ). These jaw-dropping figures have shocked many ... function and, hopefully, help prevent these tragic age-related cognitive ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... January 15, 2014 2013 was a ... Brain State Technologies®. They saw continued independent research led ... who were awarded a $1 million grant from the ... “Brain and Behavior” a peer reviewed journal, Amy Grant ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Date: Friday, April 11, 2014 , Time: 6 p.m. ... Road, Warrington, Pa. , Details: The Hepatitis B ... a cure for hepatitis B and improving the quality of ... Ball on Friday, April 11 at Warrington Country Club in ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Oxford BioTherapeutics Appoints Thomas C Reynolds MD, PhD to its Board of Directors 2Oxford BioTherapeutics Appoints Thomas C Reynolds MD, PhD to its Board of Directors 3Biohack Pure Offers 5 Tips for Increasing Memory in 2014 2Dynamic Innovative Technology Showcased at Scottsdale Company’s Open House 2Dynamic Innovative Technology Showcased at Scottsdale Company’s Open House 3Hepatitis B Foundation to Host Annual Crystal Ball Gala 2
... , BUDAPEST, Hungary, October 9 ... General of the Commission of,the European Communities approved the ... Consortium (CancerGrid) to,TargetEx. , "This ... in,Hungary - "and an appreciation of our scientific potential ...
... Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY ), a global leader ... Analyst Meeting in Chicago, Ill., on Monday, November 2, 2009 ... with the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society for ... the presentation will be available online from the Investor Relations ...
... 8 Deloitte Recap LLC (Recap) has launched the ... Deloitte, a new subscription service that provides analytical tools ... strategy, financial, legal, tax and R&D professionals. Each product ... needs to offer the right business intelligence tools for ...
Cached Biology Technology:TargetEx Leads the European Cancer Research Consortium 2Accuray Incorporated to Host Investor and Analyst Meeting at ASTRO 2Deloitte Recap Launches New Series of Biopharmaceutical Business Intelligence Tools 2
(Date:4/23/2014)... used to read quickly. It involves visual searching ... and/ or sentences. Similarly to humans, biological systems ... genetic information. Genes that need to be read ... encoding message, the easier it will be to ... de Cincia (IGC, Portugal) and Centre for Molecular ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... There,s a new secret to get your child to behave ... , A new Cornell study published in Eating Behaviors ... they had to bite with their front teeth such as ... rowdier than when these foods had been cut. ... as aggressive toward other kids," said Brian Wansink, Professor and ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... interim director of the University of Montana,s Wildlife Biology Program, ... Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on how ... ... Survey, the University of Washington, the Cary Institute of Ecosystem ... Northern Research Station examined 664 water samples collected every 10 ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Cell division speed influences gene architecture 2Biting vs. chewing 2New research focuses on streamwater chemistry, landscape variation 2
... a summit on managing extreme events held last month in ... and the Willis Research Network, part of Willis Group Holdings, ... pledged to continue exploring activities aimed at increasing the physical ... 2011 has been a notable year for the high human ...
... ALBANY, N.Y., Oct. 18, 2011 When North Carolina,s "Laura,s ... state became the 8th state in the last year to ... of DUI laws from penalizing cars to required—and enforced—sobriety for ... is poised to join the movement, as state lawmakers look ...
... KENYA (14 October 2011) On a continent battered by ... released today from the World Agroforestry Centre documents an ... poor farmers in Southern Africa are now significantly boosting ... and shrubs to naturally fertilize their fields. The ...
Cached Biology News:US science academy and global reinsurance broker spark 2US science academy and global reinsurance broker spark 3US science academy and global reinsurance broker spark 4Are Alcohol Anklets the New Ignition Interlock? 2Are Alcohol Anklets the New Ignition Interlock? 3Are Alcohol Anklets the New Ignition Interlock? 4400,000 farmers in southern Africa using 'fertilizer trees' to improve food security 2400,000 farmers in southern Africa using 'fertilizer trees' to improve food security 3
For the quantitative determination of canine Interleukin 10,(IL-10) concentrations in cell culture supernates, canine serum,and plasma....
RAT ANTI RAT RT1Au (CLASS I POLYMORPHIC) Immunogen: AO lymphoid cells...
Human VEGF R Phycoerythrin Sampler (Cl 89106, 49560, 54733)...
MOUSE ANTI SIMIAN VIRUS 5:FITC Immunogen: Simian virus 5...
Biology Products: