Department of Applied Physics and Materials Science - Materials Science


Joseph Falson

Joseph Falson

Assistant Professor of Materials Science

Degrees and Appointments

B.S., University of New South Wales, 2009; M.S., Tohoku University, 2012; Ph.D., University of Tokyo, 2015. Visiting Associate, Caltech, 2019; Assistant Professor, 2020-.


Research Group Matters
Jennifer Campbell
350 Gates-Thomas Laboratory
(626) 395-3389

Research Group Website

Research Overview

Joseph Falson's research focuses on the synthesis and characterization of quantum materials that display emergent functionalities. The group specializes in the thin-film growth of high quality crystals and their physical evaluation in extreme environments, including at low temperature and high magnetic field.

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