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Finding Antineutrino Oscillation

Monday, June 11, 2018
Nova

For more than three years, scientists on the NOvA collaboration have been observing particles called neutrinos as they oscillate from one type to another over a distance of…

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MSU Researcher Explores the Limits of the Periodic Table

Thursday, June 7, 2018
Periodic Table

As the 150th anniversary of the formulation of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements looms, a Michigan State University professor probes the table’s limits in a recent Nature…

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Condensed Matter Physics Researcher Joins MSU

Friday, June 1, 2018
Tyler Cocker

Tyler Cocker recently joined the Department of Physics and Astronomy as an assistant professor. Cocker’s research is using the new possibilities enabled by THz-STM to explore ultrafast dynamics…

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MSU Honors College Student Gets National STEM Scholarship

Friday, April 6, 2018
Gabriel Moreau

Gabriel Moreau, an Honors College sophomore majoring in physics in Lyman Briggs College and music in the College of Music at Michigan State University, has been named a…

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MSU’s Chomiuk Gets 2018 NSF CAREER Award

Monday, March 26, 2018
Laura Chomiuk

Laura Chomiuk, assistant professor of physics and astronomy, Michigan State University, and director of the MSU Observatory, received $730,425 from NSF’s Division of Astronomical Sciences for research efforts…

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Duxbury: QIS devices, Microsoft, Google, and IBM

Friday, March 23, 2018

Philip Duxbury, Chair, Department of Physics and Astronomy, presented at the Humanities and the Quantum Information Science (QIS) Interdisciplinary Forum March 23, 2018. Though the disruptive potential of…

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Dykman: QIS devices, Microsoft, Google, and IBM

Friday, March 23, 2018

Mark Dykman, Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, presented at the Humanities and the Quantum Information Science (QIS) Interdisciplinary Forum March 23, 2018. Though the disruptive potential of…

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Birge: QIS devices, Microsoft, Google, and IBM

Friday, March 23, 2018

Norman Birge, Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, presented at the Humanities and the Quantum Information Science (QIS) Interdisciplinary Forum March 23, 2018. Though the disruptive potential of…

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Pollanen: QIS devices, Microsoft, Google, and IBM

Friday, March 23, 2018

Johannes Pollanen, Jerry Cowan Chair of Experimental Physics and Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, presented at the Humanities and the Quantum Information Science (QIS) Interdisciplinary Forum…

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Lee: Nuclear and Department of Energy Programs

Friday, March 23, 2018

Dean Lee, Professor, Departments of Physics and Astronomy, presented at the Humanities and the Quantum Information Science (QIS) Interdisciplinary Forum March 23, 2018. Though the disruptive potential of…

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