Honors

June 2, 2020
Luna Zagorac (Graduate Student with Nikhil Padmanabhan) has been selected as a Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST) recipient with...
Photo credit: CCAM/Yale Wright Laboratory/Monique Atherton
May 29, 2020
Wright Lab graduate student Ako Jamil has been awarded honorable mention for the competitive Graduate Instrumentation Research Award (GIRA) for his project “Development of...
Top left to bottom right: Sam Borden, Tim Foldy-Porto, Stuart Nicholls, and Elizabeth Ruddy. No photo Lukas Baker and PJ Tuckman
May 22, 2020
Congratulations to Lukas Baker (YC’2020) Mathematics & Physics Major, Sam Borden (YC’2020) Physics (Int.) Major, Tim Foldy-Porto (YC’2020) Physics (Int.) Major, Stuart...
May 21, 2020
Ryan Mescall (Graduate Student) has won a Prize Teaching Fellowship from the Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences for 2020-2021 for teaching in 2019-2020. This award is...
May 18, 2020
Karsten Heeger, Wright Lab Director and Chair of the Physics Department, has been chosen as the next co-Chair of the Coordinating Panel for Advanced Detectors (CPAD) of the...
May 15, 2020
Miles Waits (YC’2021 Physics major) is one of eight juniors to win an F. Wilder Bellamy Jr. Memorial Prize for 2020 F. Wilder Bellamy Jr. Memorial Prize Established in 1939...
May 12, 2020
With 69% of eligible faculty voting Meg Urry (Israel Munson Professor of Physics) has been elected a member of the Yale University Faculty of Arts and Sciences Senate...