Division of Materials Physics

Materials Physics applies fundamental condensed matter concepts to complex and multiphase media, including materials of technological interest.

News & Announcements

DMP Fall 2016 Election
The fall 2016 election for DMP vice chair, secretary/treasurer, division councilor, and members-at-large has just been launched. You should have received an election notification email message on December 19 that contains instructions for voting, and has a personalized link that you should follow to find your ballot. Voting will close on Jan. 23, 2017.

DMP Summer 2016 Newsletter
The latest DMP newsletter is now available.
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"In Memory of Stanford R. Ovshinsky"

Federation of Materials Societies

The American Physical Society is a member of the Federation of Materials Societies (FMS)

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Congratulations to Our Newest APS Fellows

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Congratulations to New Prize & Award Recipients

2017 David Adler Lectureship Award in the Field of Materials Physics
Heike E. Riel, IBM Research - Zurich

2017 James C. McGroddy Prize for New Materials
Paul C. Canfield, Iowa State University

2017 Richard L. Greene Dissertation Award in Experimental Condensed Matter or Materials Physics
Deep Jariwala, Northwestern University
Liang Wu, University of California, Berkeley