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Professor Todd Krauss

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Rochester researchers join national initiative to advance quantum science

Todd Krauss, chair of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Rochester, and his fellow researchers are joining a $73 million initiative, funded by the US Department of Energy, to advance quantum science and technology. Krauss’s project, “Understanding coherence in light‐matter interfaces for quantum science,” is one of 29 projects intended to help scientists better understand and to harness the “quantum world” in order to eventually benefit people and society.

It’s exciting to see the University recognized for its work in the emerging field of quantum information science,” says Krauss.

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Rochester researchers join national initiative to advance quantum science

July 30, 2021

Todd Krauss, chair of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Rochester, and his fellow res ...

Chemistry Welcomes Dr. Courtney Stanford

June 11, 2021

Courtney Stanford, Assistant Professor of Teaching, will officially join the UR Department of C ...

Arkajit Mandal Wins ACS COMP Award

May 28, 2021

Congratulations to Arkajit Mandal, graduate student in the Huo Group, on being awarded an ACS (COMP) ...

David Vargas Wins 2021 Merck Research Award for Underrepresented Chemists of Color

May 19, 2021

Congratulations to David Vargas (Fasan Group) on being selected as the winner of the 2021 Merck Rese ...

Michael Klaczko Wins 2021 Art of Science Competition

May 11, 2021

Congratulations to Michael Klaczko, one of our 3rd year PhD candidates in the McGrath Lab, for winni ...

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