Joining Minghao Rostami’s prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER grant, which started this August and runs for five years, three other professors in the Department of Mathematics—Jani Onninen, Dan Coman and Lixin Shen—were awarded NSF grants for their ongoing work, and two…
Food Truck for the Physics Mind Comes to Campus March 28
What’s billed as the “food truck for the physics mind” will be coming to campus Thursday, March 28. A 44-foot trailer, filled with a variety of physics apparatus, will be pulling up to campus, and students, faculty and staff invited to climb on board, starting at 9:30 a.m. The truck will be located between the Dome and Heroy.
The trailer, which is owned by lab equipment company TeachSpin, features a variety of demonstrations and experiments involving particle physics, magnetic torque, and the interaction of laser light with atoms, among others. The event is sponsored by the Physics Department.