Charles Bessey Professor of Physics

Director Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience (NCMN)
Director Nebraska Nanoscale Facility (NNF)
Scientific Director Nebraska EPSCoR RII Track-1: Emergent Quantum Materials and Technologies (EQUATE)

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
N201A Voelte-Keegan Nanoscience Research Center
JH 310G
Lincoln, NE 68588-0299

Email: cbinek@unl.edu
Phone: (402) 472-5231


» Our newest paper just got published today, 15 March 2021, in Nature Communications (Vol.12, Article number 1674): "Voltage controlled Néel vector rotation in zero magnetic field".

» Nebraska Nanoscale Facility gets five-year renewal

» Another paper just got published today, 21 May 2019, in AIP Advances (Vol.9, Issue 5): "Space-charge limited conduction in epitaxial chromia films grown on elemental and oxide-based metallic substrates".

» Another paper published in JMMM: Jun-Lei Wang, Will Echtenkamp, Ather Mahmood, Christian Binek, "Voltage controlled magnetism in Cr2O3 based all-thin-film systems," J. Magn. Magn. Mater. 486, 165262 (2019). 

» Congratulations Mike on successfully defending your dissertation and becoming Dr. Mike Street. All the best at Seagate! (Nov. 1, 2018)

» Our paper was published in Phys. Rev. Mater.. A. Mahmood, M. Street, W. Echtenkamp, C.P. Kwan, J. P.  Bird, and Ch. Binek, "Dielectric properties of thin Cr2O3 films grown on elemental and oxide metallic substrates," Phys. Rev. Mater. 2 (4),  044401 (2018). 

» Congratulations Junlei on successfully defending your dissertation and becoming Dr. Junlei Wang! (June 29, 2017)

  • Christian with students
    In the Lab. Photo by Amanda Lager
  • Will
    Will. Photo by Amanda Lager
  • Undergraduates in the lab
    Tanar. Photo by Amanda Lager
  • Ather
    Ather. Photo by Amanda Lager
  • Mike
    Mike. Photo by Amanda Lager