Nitin Samarth

Nitin Samarth
  • George A. and Margaret M. Downsbrough Department Head and Professor of Physics
104 Davey Lab
(814) 863-0136

Academic Training

M.S. in Physics, IIT Bombay
Ph.D. in Physics, Purdue University


Synthesis of magnetic, semiconductor, superconductor and topological insulator nanostructures

Spintronics and coherent spin dynamics in mesoscopic and nanoscale geometries

Collective spin phenomena in artificial frustrated magnets

Searching for exotic broken symmetry surface states