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Department of Physics

Dr. Michael J. Naughton

evelyn j. and robert a. ferris professor and chairman


Phone: 617-552-0635
Higgins Hall 335C

Prof. Naughtons Lab Website



Ph.D., Boston University

Areas of Research

Physics and chemistry of quasi one and quasi two dimensional electron systems; low temperature, high magnetic field electrical and magnetic properties of organic conductors and superconductors, cuprate superconductors, low dimensional semiconductor structures and novel magnetic systems; anisotropic torque and magnetotransport measurements; commensurability resonances and spin density wave states; growth of organic conductors; magnetometry techniques in large static and pulsed magnetic fields.

Society Membership, Honors, Committees, etc.

  • Boston College Distinguished Research Award, 2005
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society, 2003
  • 2nd place, Cois Uisce Beatha Contest, 2001
  • National Science Foundation Young Investigator, 1992

Selected Publications

Most Commonly Used Journals