University of Maryland Baltimore County

Graduate School

Applied Physics


1000 Hilltop Circle

Baltimore, MD 21250

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.;, M.S.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The program is structured to provide concentrations in two fields: materials and optics. The materials concentration covers the classical and quantum properties of condensed matter with emphasis on surfaces, magnetism, defects and microstructures. The optics concentration emphasizes the interaction of electromagnetic radiation with matter and is concerned with optical and infrared spectroscopy, nonlinear and quantum optics, and atmospheric physics.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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