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Rachael Roettenbacher, Yale University
April 1, 2021
Rachael Roettenbacher, YCAA Postdoctoral Fellow working with Priya Natarajan, has been selected as a receipient of the 51 Pegasi b Fellowship from the Heising-Simons...
March 31, 2021
In 2018, the U.S. News and World Report published their ranking of the Yale Physics graduate program as #12 in the nation for graduate physics programs, out of 184 schools...
Charles Sommerfield, Professor Emeritus of Physics (October 27, 1933 - March 25, 2021)
March 31, 2021
On March 25, 2021, Charles Sommerfield, professor emeritus of physics, passed away at the age of 87 in Gainesville, FL. Sommerfield was a long-time member of our faculty from...
Anjali Mangla, Contributing Photographer
March 30, 2021
On March 23, 2021, associate professor of physics Reina Maruyama gave a talk at Yale’s new STEM and Social Inclusion lecture series, discussing her life and career as a...
March 24, 2021
Shoumik Chowdhury (YC’2021 Mathematics & Physics major) has been awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Chowdhury has been a co-president of...
Yuqi Zhu, Yale University
March 24, 2021
On March 18, 2021 Yuqi Zhu successfully defended the thesis: “Experiments with 87Rb: Towards Co-trapping 88Sr19F and 87Rb” (Advisor: David DeMille). Zhu explained, “The...
(c) Eileen Pollack
March 23, 2021
On March 25, 2021, Yale Physics alum Eileen Pollack, ‘78 B.S. discussed “Building a community of women scientists,” a collaborative event between Women in Science at Yale (...