News

June 27, 2019
Wright Lab graduate student Brooke Russell has been awarded the 2019 Gertrude Scharff-Goldhaber Prize.  The award, established in 1992 by Brookhaven Women in Science (BWIS),...
June 25, 2019
MMLS Benjamin Machta Yale University Ben Machta examines how physical laws constrain the design principles of biological systems. His research uses statistical physics,...
June 20, 2019
Charles H. Ahn, recently named as the John C. Malone Professor of Applied Physics, focuses his research on the fabrication and characterization of the physical properties of...
June 20, 2019
“A tool for identifying phases of matter” Even if you’re not a physicist, phases of matter … really matter. They’re the distinct physical forms taken on by all the “stuff” in...
June 17, 2019
Shany Danieli (Graduate student with van Dokkum) along with Carolyn Raithel (U. Arizona) has won the 2019 Price Prize in Cosmology and Astrophysics. Shany Danieli uses...
June 14, 2019
Astronomers have discovered a new class of “cold quasars” that could change our perception of how galaxies mature. Click here for full story in Yale News (June 13, 2019)
June 11, 2019
HAYSTAC, an experiment located at Wright Laboratory, is featured in a “Physics Today” article. Professors Steve Lamoreaux and Reina Maruyma lead the Yale effort, along with...