February 2020 News

February 27, 2020
Following a key recommendation from a major university report on Yale’s science priorities, the university will consider developing a state-of-the-art building that is...
February 27, 2020
On February 19, 2020 Luke Burkhart successfully defended his thesis: “Error-Detected Networking for 3D Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics” (Advisor: Rob Schoelkopf). Burkhart...
February 27, 2020
On February 21, 2020 Judith Hoeller successfully defended her thesis: “Topological quantization of Berry phases in quantum and classical systems” (Advisor: Nicholas Read)....
February 21, 2020
Dear all,    It is with a heavy heart that I share with you the sad news about the passing of our friend and colleague Dick Majka. Please see the note below from John and...
February 20, 2020
On February 14, 2020, Kyungjoo Noh successfully defended his thesis, “Quantum computation and communication in bosonic systems” (advisor: Liang Jiang). Noh explained “Quantum...
February 20, 2020
On February 14, 2020, Catherine Matulis successfully defended her thesis: “Contrast adaptation in Drosophila direction-selective circuits” (Advisor: Damon Clark). Matulis...
February 5, 2020
Priyamvada Natarajan (Professor of Astronomy) in Yale News (February 4, 2020), “Franke Program, blending science and humanities, hits the right note”. “We are creating an...