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2020 Lee Osheroff Richardson Science Prize - Sheng Ran

Researcher seated at a lab bench looking though a microscope
Credit: Mark Esser/NIST

In my lab at the University of Maryland Quantum Materials Center looking at a sample of uranium ditelluride through an optical microscope.  

Dr Sheng Ran is recognised for his research on unconventional superconductivity and electronic phases, particularly his seminal contributions to the discovery of exotic and extremely high-field re-entrant superconductivity in uranium ditelluride.

Visit the award announcement for more information

Created March 12, 2020