Welcome to the August 2023 issue of Material Intelligence. After taking a scheduled hiatus in the month of July, we’re back with news, events and opportunities from the Stewart Blusson Blusson Quantum Matter Institute (Blusson QMI) – in this edition: 


  • B.C. Premier David Eby visits Blusson QMI
  • Mechanical exfoliation triggers slip avalanches in 2D materials
  • Blusson QMI Investigator awarded Killam Prize for Teaching Excellence
  • Quantum Studio Art-Science Residency
  • CIFAR program renamed to Accelerated Decarbonization
  • Material Aspects of Novel Quantum Systems (event)
  • People of Blusson QMI: Rob Kiefl

Read the August 2023 edition here.

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