March 2021 News

Juan Maldacena, Institute for Advanced Study
March 17, 2021
The Yale Physics 2021 Leigh Page Prize Lectures will be given March 22nd, March 29th, and April 5th by Juan Maldacena from the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) in Princeton...
Han Aung, Yale University
March 16, 2021
Han Aung was awarded the Zuckerman Postdoctoral Scholar Fellowship. The Zuckerman Postdoctoral Scholar Program “attracts high achieving postdoctoral scholars from premier...
Mariel Pettee, Yale University
March 11, 2021
On March 9, 2021, Mariel Pettee successfully defended the thesis: “Interdisciplinary Machine Learning Methods for Particle Physics” (Advisor: Sarah Demers). Pettee explained...
Daniel Seara, Yale University
March 4, 2021
On March 2, 2021, Daniel Seara successfully defended his thesis “Energetics of biological mechanics and dynamics” (Advisor: Michael Murrell). Seara explained, “Over the past...
Ryan Petersburg, Yale University
March 4, 2021
On March 3, 2021, Ryan Petersburg successfully defended his thesis, “Exoplanet Measurement to the Extreme: Novel Methods of Instrumentation and Data Extraction for Radial-...
Sisi Zhou, Yale University
March 2, 2021
On March 1, 2021, Sisi Zhou successfully defended her thesis, “Error-corrected quantum metrology” (Advisor: Liang Jiang). Zhou explained, “Modern quantum technologies have...
March 1, 2021
Shelly Lesher, a professor of physics at University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse (UWL) who was in residence at Wright Lab from 2019-20 as a Yale Presidential Visiting Scholar, has...