Read on for updates on awards, elections, and the APS March Meeting 2015. 
The Summer 2014 DMP Newsletter is now available: Online | PDF

A Note from the Chair

I am delighted to extend a welcome to our Members of the Division of Materials Physics from our entire Executive Committee. This summer’s Newsletter contains important information for the upcoming APS March Meeting, March 02 – 06, 2015, in San Antonio, Texas. Read more »  

Division of Materials Physics Ovshinsky Student Travel Awards

The Ovshinsky Student Travel Awards have been established to assist the career of student researchers. We anticipate that there will be ten $500 awards each year to enable students to participate in the APS March Meeting sessions, which are sponsored by the Division of Materials Physics. Read more »

The Richard L. Greene Dissertation Award in Experimental Condensed Matter Materials Physics

To recognize doctoral thesis research of exceptional quality and importance in experimental condensed matter or experimental materials physics. The award, to be given annually, will consist of $2500, a certificate citing the contributions made by the recipient, and an allowance of up to $1500 for travel to attend and give an invited talk at the annual APS March meeting at which the award will be presented. Read more »

Nominations for DMP Officers and Executive Committee Members

The DMP Officer election will be held late in 2014 to elect a Vice-Chair, and two new at-large Executive Committee Members. Suggestions for candidates can be made to the Chair of the Nominating Committee, David CahillRead more »

Call for Invited Speaker Suggestions


With this issue of the Newsletter, the Division of Materials Physics announces the program of DMP Focus Topics for the 2015 APS March Meeting (San Antonio, Texas, March 02 - March 06, 2015). August 15, 2014 is the deadline to submit suggestions for DMP Focus Topic invited speakers for the 2015 March Meeting. Read more »

List of DMP Sponsored or Co-Sponsored Focus Topics and Sorting Categories for the APS March Meeting 2015 

There are 22 DMP-sponsored focus topics and sorting categories, and 13 DMP co-sponsored focus topics led by other APS Units. Read more »