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Photo courtesy of Paula Farnsworth
April 21, 2020
Wright Lab administrative support staff member Paula Farnsworth was featured in a Yale Daily News (YDN) article by Rose Horowitch, entitled Paula Farnsworth: Helping Yale go...
April 14, 2020
On April 10, 2020 Kyle VanderWerf successfully defended his thesis: “Geometry and Contact Mechanics of Athermal Jammed Packings of Frictionless Spherical and Nonspherical...
April 13, 2020
Nir Navon (Assistant Professor of Physics) has won an National Science Foundation CAREER award titled “Quantum mechanics far from equilibrium: Matter-wave turbulence” to...
Bossi, Ghosh, Pagan and Telles
April 6, 2020
Several Wright Lab graduate students have recently won fellowships. Hannah Bossi, Samantha Pagan and Arina Telles have each been awarded a NSF Graduate Research...
March 25, 2020
On March 9, 2020 Robby Blum successfully defended his thesis: “Applying novel NMR techniques to many-body spin systems, and novel reconstruction techniques to NMR data” (...
March 19, 2020
On March 10, 2020 Claudia Lau successfully defended her thesis: “Structural characterization of epitaxial oxide heterostructures via X-ray scattering” (Advisor: Charles Ahn...
Brooke Russell, center, with her thesis committee at Yale. Left to right: O. Keith Baker, Francesco Iachello, Brooke Russell, Bonnie Fleming, Steve Lamoreaux. (Image courtesy of Brooke Russell)
March 11, 2020
Yale News featured Wright Lab alum Brooke Russell, Ph.D. ‘19 in an article called “Brooke Russell’s journey of firsts, in physics and at Yale”.   Russell is the first black...