News

January 14, 2019
Assistant professor of physics Laura Newburgh is part of a Canadian-led experiment that has detected the second-known example of a repeating fast radio burst (FRB)...
January 10, 2019
Researchers have discovered the brightest quasar yet known, detected from the period when the universe’s star-making hydrogen gas became ionized, known as “reionization.”...
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December 13, 2018
Wright Lab Professor Helen Caines reports that the Solenoidal Tracker (STAR) at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) at Brookhaven National Laboratory will commence its...
December 5, 2018
COSINE-100 experiment investigates dark matter mystery  Yale scientists are part of a new international experiment that challenges previous claims about the detection of non-...
December 3, 2018
The thinnest flake, just one atom thick, has provided scientists at Yale and the Brookhaven National Laboratory with new insight into a promising material for the next...
November 29, 2018
Four Yale faculty members named AAAS Fellows Charles H. Ahn His previous awards include a fellowship from the American Physical Society and the American Vacuum Society’s...
November 29, 2018
Peter Rakich (Associate Professor of Applied Physics) research in Yale News, “Making sound ‘chill out’ ”. Yale scientists have discovered that laser light can be used...