Benjamín Aleman

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3321
  • Office: 178 Willamette Hall
  • Interests: Physics and synthesis of low-dimensional systems; nanoelectromechanical systems; solid-state defect centers and qubits; quantum and nanoscale-based sensing and microscopy; photonics; microfluidics
  • Website: Website


Students perform research in the Wang Lab
We study the physics of nanometer-scale systems like carbon nanotubes and graphene, and quantum systems in solids, like the nitrogen vacancy spin qubit (quantum bit) in diamond and the artificial atoms in hexagonal boron nitride.

Field of Specialization

Experimental Condensed Matter and Optical Physics


Ph.D. 2011, UC Berkeley

At UO since: 2013


Physics and synthesis of low-dimensional systems

Nanoelectromechanical systems

Solid-state defect centers and qubits