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March 11, 2020
On February 28, 2020 Arpit Dua successfully defended his thesis: “Structure of fracton stabilizer models” (Advisor: Meng Cheng/Liang Jiang). Dua explained “What happens when...
Left to right: Sarbani Basu, Meg Urry, and Debra Fischer
March 6, 2020
The American Astronomical Society (AAS) has named a trio of Yale astronomers among its inaugural class of fellows.   Sarbani Basu (Professor of Astronomy), Debra Fischer (...
March 5, 2020
On March 2, 2020 Luyao Jiang successfully defended his thesis: “Nonreciprocal dynamics in a cryogenic optomechanical system” (Advisor: Jack Harris). Jiang explained “Imagine...
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March 4, 2020
Yale Physics researchers, part of an international collaboration called the Cryogenic Underground Observatory for Rare Events (CUORE), are searching for evidence of a rare...
March 3, 2020
On February 25, 2020 Norman Lam successfully defended his thesis: “Inhibitory Regulation of Cognitive Functions in Cortical and Thalamic Circuits: Computational Mechanisms...
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March 2, 2020
On February 26, 2020, Shilo Xia successfully defended her thesis: “Search for Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay and Detector Physics Measurements with the Final EXO-200 Dataset...
Undergraduate women at a poster session at the Yale CUWiP conference. Photo by Emily Kuhn
March 2, 2020
The CUWiP Experience at Yale By Leah Poffenberger   On a blustery Friday afternoon in January, nearly 200 undergraduate women seeking degrees in physics arrived at the...