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July 16, 2019
Ramamurti Shankar, recently appointed as the J.W. Gibbs Professor of Physics, focuses his research on theoretical condensed matter physics and quantum field theory. Click...
Crystal installation. Image courtesy of COSINE-100 collaboration.
July 11, 2019
Wright Lab Professor Reina Maruyama  was awarded a continuing grant from the NSF for her research program to study dark matter, “Testing DAMA with the COSINE Experiment...
July 10, 2019
Alison M. Sweeney, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Physics and Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Biographical Sketch Before joining the faculty at Yale, Alison Sweeney was...
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...