News

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...
June 6, 2019
Michel Devoret (F.W. Beinecke Professor of Applied Physics) in Quanta Magazine, “Quantum Leaps, Long Assumed to Be Instantaneous, Take Time” An experiment caught a quantum...
June 4, 2019
Physicists can predict the jumps of Schrödinger’s cat (and finally save it) Yale researchers have figured out how to catch and save Schrödinger’s famous cat, the symbol of...
May 29, 2019
An experimental seminar coopted paintings, poetry, and hip-hop music to teach physics to undergraduate students, who created art projects from the concepts that they learned...