Michael S. Fuhrer

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Michael S. Fuhrer received his Ph.D. in physics from the University of California at Berkeley in 1998, and remained at Berkeley as a postdoctoral researcher until 2000 when he joined the faculty of the Department of Physics at the University of Maryland, College Park. Fuhrer currently directs the Center for Nanophysics and Advanced Materials at Maryland, and conducts research on Dirac electronic materials such as carbon nanotubes, graphene, and strong topological insulators.


Viewpoint: Textbook physics from a cutting-edge material

Tuning the area of the Fermi surface of graphene demonstrates the fundamental physics of electron-phonon scattering. Read More »