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Hubble Space Telescope image of the massive galaxy cluster MACSJ1206 with the distortions produced by light bending and the dark matter map generated from these lensing effects (shown on the left in blue). Credit: NASA, ESA, G. Caminha (University of Groningen), M. Meneghetti (Observatory of Astrophysics and Space Science of Bologna), P. Natarajan (Yale University), the CLASH team, and M. Kornmesser (ESA/Hubble)
September 11, 2020
Yale News (September 10, 2020), “Holding up a mirror to a dark matter discrepancy” The universe’s funhouse mirrors are revealing a difference between how dark matter behaves...
September 9, 2020
Welcome to Mislav Balokovic who comes to us as a YCAA Postdoctoral Fellow working in Astrophysics with Meg Urry. He will be working with Prof. Urry on better understanding...
September 4, 2020
Welcome to Pavlo Sukhachov who comes to us as a postdoctoral associate working in the theoretical condensed matter group with Meng Cheng. His main scientific interests...
September 3, 2020
On August 17, 2020, Willliam Sweeney successfully defended his thesis, “Electromagnetic Eigenvalue Problems and Nonhermitian Effects in Linear and Saturable Scattering” (...
On grid: oscillator grid states have been used to do quantum error correction in a superconducting qubit. (Courtesy: Shutterstock/Dmitriy-Rybin)
August 31, 2020
Physics World (August 27, 2020), “Quantum error correction achieved using oscillator grid states” A practical implementation of a quantum error-correction protocol first...
Photo by Sid Cahn
August 31, 2020
from Yale Daily News (August, 31, 2020), “Physics labs send remote learning kits” by Giovanna Truong. Over the summer, physics senior lecturer Sidney Cahn purchased hundreds...
August 28, 2020
On August 25, 2020, Mengzhen Zhang successfully defended his thesis, “Properties and Applications of Gaussian Processes” (Advisor: A. Douglas Stone). Zhang explained “Quantum...