News

July 8, 2021
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has granted Critical Decision 1 (CD-1) for the Electron-Ion Collider (EIC), a one-of-a-kind nuclear physics research facility to be...
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...
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...
June 9, 2021
From Yale News (June 7, 2021) “Students earn top Yale College prizes for their accomplishments” Russell Henry Chittenden Prize Awarded to the graduating senior majoring in...
The 1400 degrees home page features both Maruyama (bottom left) and Fischer (bottom right)
June 4, 2021
On June 1, the Heising-Simons Foundation announced the launch of the 1400 Degrees website, a robust directory highlighting the extraordinary achievements and contributions...
Participants were treated to a brief tour by David Moore of the SIMPLE experiment.
June 4, 2021
On Thursday, June 3, 36 local students from grades 6-12 and their families attended a Zoom event called Exploring the Invisible Universe:  Searching for Dark Matter at...
Top left to bottom right: India Bhalla-Ladd, Shoumik Chowdhury, Krish Desai, Gabe Hoshino, Shantanu Jha, Derek Kuldinow, Isabel Sands, and Sukhman Singh
June 2, 2021
Congratulations to India Bhalla-Ladd (Physics & Philosophy major), Shoumik Chowdhury (Mathematics & Physics major), Krish Desai (Mathematics (Intensive) major /...