Research group
    Quantum sensors
    Instrumentation Lunch presentation
    Optical table
    PROSPECT assembly
    Poster session
    Physics graduates
    Yale Pathways to Science outreach
    Outreach with Yale Pathways to Science
    Optical trapping of microspheres
    Physics majors
    CUORE Cryostat
    ALICE event
    Women in Physics
    PROSPECT team
    Laser cooling and magneto-optical trapping of strontium monofluoride. (Matt Steinecker)
    PROSPECT photo multiplier tubes (Ke Han)
    Colored phase contrast images of Chlamydomonas Reinhardtii cells. (Veikko F. Geyer, Benjamin M. Friedrich)
    Displacing oxygens in the interfacial layer of a LSMO/BTO interface. (Alexandru Bogdan Georgescu)
    Confocal image of mouse keratinocytes. (Aaron Mertz)
    ATLAS detector from above (Lawrence Lee)
    Quantum Mixmaster Excitation State (2,1) in Minisuperspace (Joseph Bae)


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June 23, 2021
This summer, I am working with Professor Alexander Tchekhovskoy from Northwestern University running simulations of stars tidally disrupted by supermassive black holes on the...
June 23, 2021
The Haloscope at Yale Sensitive To Axion CDM (HAYSTAC) is a tunable microwave cavity experiment searching for axion dark matter in the galactic halo. After successfully...
Image: NASA, ESA, STScI, Zili Shen (Yale), Pieter van Dokkum (Yale), Shany Danieli (IAS). Image processing: Alyssa Pagan (STScI)
June 18, 2021
In Yale News (June 17, 2021), “Going the distance to confirm a galaxy with almost no dark matter” Three years ago, a team of astronomers led by Yale’s Pieter van Dokkum...
NuSTAR Space Telescope (Image credit NASA)
June 14, 2021
This is my third summer conducting research in the Urry Group, and I have Dr. Mislav Baloković as my research mentor. My research is to analyze X-ray data from IRAS 09104+...
June 14, 2021
 Join us January 21-23, 2022 for the American Physical Society Conferences for Undergraduate Women in Physics. Applications open August 30, 2021. Financial Assistance is...