Division of Materials Physics

The Division of Materials Physics was established in 1984. Materials Physics applies fundamental condensed matter concepts to complex and multiphase media, including materials of technological interest.

News & Announcements

DMP Summer 2019 Newsletter
The latest DMP newsletter is now available.
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Proposed Changes to DMP Bylaws
The DMP Executive Committee has initiated a few proposed changes pertaining to special elections, special ballots, and other updates to the existing Bylaws.
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Mildred Dresselhauss: 1930-2017
Mildred Dresselhaus of MIT died on Monday, February 20, at the age of 86.
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Please consider supporting the joint DMP/DCMP effort to endow a Prize and Lectureship in her honor.
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Congratulations to Our Newest APS Fellows

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Congratulations to New Prize & Award Recipients

2019 David Adler Lectureship Award in the Field of Materials Physics
Giulia Galli, University of Chicago

2019 James C. McGroddy Prize for New Materials
Bogdan Andrei Bernevig, Princeton University, Max Planck Institute, Freie University
Claudia Felser, Max Planck Institute Chemical Physics of Solids
Xi Dai, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

2019 Richard L. Greene Dissertation Award in Experimental Condensed Matter or Materials Physics
Edbert Jarvis Sie, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Uri Vool, Harvard University