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Photo credit: Yale Physics Department / Karsten Heeger
September 24, 2019
The Yale University Physics Department officially welcomed 23 newly-declared undergraduate majors in physics, physics (intensive), physics and geosciences, physics and...
August 27, 2019
MCMILLAN AWARD Since 1986, the Department of Physics at the University of Illinois has presented an annual award to an outstanding young researcher in condensed matter...
COSINE-100 sodium iodide detector array. Photo credit: Chang Hyon Ha
August 19, 2019
Wright Lab Professor Reina Maruyama, the principal investigator of the COSINE-100 experiment, was featured in a Symmetry magazine article titled “Testing DAMA”.   As...
August 8, 2019
Peter E. Schiffer, recently appointed the Frederick W. Beinecke Professor of Applied Physics, is an international leader in experimental condensed matter physics,...
Langford with the Sambamurti Award Committee; left to right: George Redlinger, Langford, David Jaffe, and John Haggerty
August 2, 2019
Associate research scientist Thomas Langford was awarded the 2019 Sambamurti Memorial Lectureship at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) on July 25, 2019, where he...
July 30, 2019
The Leigh Page Prize is offered to first year graduate students in recognition of their fine academic record and for the promise of important contributions to the field of...
July 30, 2019
Shelly Lesher, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Physics, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Biographical Sketch Shelly Lesher is an Associate Professor of physics at the...