Particle physics research

Professor Tom Marsh, astrophysicist whose research on binary stars helped shed light on the evolution of the universe – obituary

It is to continue this work that he arrives on September 12 at the European Southern Observatory of La Silla, located at the top of a mountain in the Chilean Atacama desert. He had visited the observatory often before and…

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theoretical Particle Physics job with DURHAM UNIVERSITY

Department of Physics 7th grade: – £35,333 to £38,592 per yearFixed Term – Full Time Contract duration: 24 months Contract hours per week: 35 Closing Date: 01-Feb-2023, 07:59:00 The Department The Department of Physics at Durham University is one of…

A new research project can provide guidance on how European forestry should be done

Adam Kristensson is a nuclear physics researcher at the Faculty of Engineering, LTH, specializing in the effect of airborne particles on climate, and active in the strategic research area MERGE. He became involved in the project because he feared that…

The potential of spatial quantum research

(The following article by our own Phil Merchant was originally posted on Dead Cat Live Cat’s blog and is shared here with our thanks to Dead Cat Live Cat.) The words “space” and “quantum” appear together more frequently, and for…

UW-Madison research provides basis for Nobel Prize in Physics

For the first time in almost 10 years, quantum mechanics reappeared as the inspiration for the Nobel Prize in Physics. In recognition of their work on quantum entanglement, this year’s highly esteemed physics prize has been divided into three between…

Nobel Prize Escapes Hokey Pokey Research Again

TOM CARPENTER Columnist Dr. Hans Hoffmann, Lefty Horowitz Professor of Physics at the Biloxi School of Bartending, has again been denied the Nobel Prize in Physics. Hoffmann has been a member of the BSB physics faculty since 1971, where his…

Cusat launches Class 10,000 cleanroom to boost research

Cleanrooms are categorized by the number and size of particles allowed per volume of air; Class 10,000 cleanroom contains less than 10,000 particles per cubic foot Cleanrooms are categorized by the number and size of particles allowed per volume of…

MSU recognizes 41 Graduate Student Research Symposium winners

Contact person: Carl Smith STARKVILLE, Mississippi—The Mississippi State Graduate Student Association honors the 41 winners of the university’s 22nd Graduate Student Research Symposium. Mississippi State graduate students explain their research posters at the October Graduate Student Research Symposium. Forty-one master’s…

Bharat must prioritize neutrino research

The relentless proliferation of environmentalism around the world is a real dilemma for developing countries. The ideals of environmentalism, like other philosophies, are noble, however, the push and pull of realism erodes its effective implementation. At the national level, environmental…

Research could help solve confusing proton puzzle

Protons are tiny but they carry a lot of weight. They inhabit the center of every atom in the universe and play a vital role in one of the most powerful forces in nature. And yet, protons also have a…

Physicists scramble to get more undergraduates into research

Sneha Dixit kept herself company during a 25-hour journey – by plane, train and taxi, from Bangalore, India, to Chestertown, Maryland – with Stephen Hawking’s popular science book The grand design. She was on her way to join the Class…

Senior Rickey Scholar presenting his research at a physics conference | News, Sports, Jobs

Since Lily Daneshmand ’23 (Chardon, Ohio) arrived on campus in the fall of 2019, she has more than lived like a Rickey Scholar. Her latest achievement comes now as she is one of the presenters at the 64th…

Comparison of proton beam therapy and plate brachytherapy in ocular melanoma

Alexei Trofimov, PhD, a medical physicist in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital and assistant professor of radiation oncology at Harvard Medical School, is lead author of a new study in the International Journal of Radiation Oncology…

Ireland and particle physics research – The Irish Times

Sir, – We would like to warmly congratulate Alain Aspect, John Clauser and Anton Zeilinger, the three winners of this year’s well-deserved Nobel Prize in Physics. Ireland should also be proud of this recent award. Although none of the three…

CERN partners with leaders in research and industry to deliver an open quantum institute

CERN has joined a coalition of scientific and industrial partners proposing the creation of an open quantum institute. This institute will ensure that emerging quantum technologies are used to address key societal challenges. The proposal is made through GESDA, the…

Staff changes will support interdisciplinary research

The creation of a new leadership position within the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation (OVPRI) is among the measures announced on October 13 to support successful strategies and initiatives in support of research collaborative and interdisciplinary…

ESnet6 Sets New Benchmark in Research Networks with Ciena’s WaveLogic Optics

BERKELEY, Calif. & HANOVER, Maryland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) has deployed Ciena’s (NYSE:CIEN) coherent optical technology on ESnet6, the latest generation of the DOE’s dedicated high-performance network to science. Delivering 46.1 terabits per second…

Quantum tech research in Chicago could lead to a safer internet

Quantum research at a University of Chicago lab could help prevent hacking and connect a future network of supercomputers October 9, 2022 at 6:00 a.m. EDT Laser heads, bottom, and laser controllers, top, at the Quantum Computing Laboratory at the…

DOE announces $6.4 million for AI research in high-energy physics

October 6, 2022 — The US Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $6.4 million in funding for three Initial Department of Energy National Laboratory Team Projects in Artificial Intelligence Research for High Energy Physics. These awards support the DOE Office…

Hall receives award for conducting research at the DOE National Laboratory

Doctoral candidate Zack Bruce Hall II is one of 44 recipients of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program, which will open him to research opportunities at the National Laboratory Lawrence Berkeley of…

Particle Physics Research for Global Mental Health

Mental health is a constant of thought and memory [stores, splits and sequences]. These, as particles, are an opportunity in physics research for advances where brain science has none. Physics is already present in the brain in many ways, including…

New research can help electric utilities take climate change into account

Researchers have developed a method to determine the impact of climate change on the supply and variability of local renewable energies. An increase in unusual weather patterns linked to climate change means that demand for electricity and the availability of…

LLNL diffraction gratings to activate the most powerful laser | Research & Technology | Sep 2022

LIVERMORE, Calif., September 27, 2022 – Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and their collaborators have developed high-energy pulse compression gratings that will be installed in what will be the world’s most powerful laser system. The laser system, called…

Postdoctoral researcher in astroparticle physics job with NORWEGIAN UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY – NTNU

About the position We welcome applications for a postdoctoral research position at the Department of Physics at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). We particularly encourage women to apply for this position. The selected candidate will join a…

Yale physics professor named deputy director and director of research at Fermilab

Professor Bonnie Fleming of Yale’s Department of Physics leaves the university to become research director and deputy director of the US Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. Akash Chakka and Valentina Simon 10:05 p.m., September 22, 2022 Collaborating Journalist…

DOE announces $30 million for high-energy physics research using advanced computing

September 21, 2022 – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $30 million in funding for five projects for computational and simulation techniques and tools to understand the universe through collaborations that enable effective use of high-performance DOE computers….

Dhanushkodi Mariappan selected to participate in the NAE Symposium

Later this month, the mechanical engineer from GE Research Dhanushkodi Mariappan will join 83 other hand-picked early-career engineers for the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) The Grainger Foundation Frontiers of Engineering 2022 Symposium. The four themes of the symposium are:…

Fermilab Announces Appointment of Bonnie Fleming as Deputy Director and Director of Research

Bonnie Fleming The Director of the US Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Lia Merminga, announced that Bonnie Fleming has been named Director of Research and Deputy Director of Fermilab responsible for leading all areas of science and technology,…

A delegation from IN2P3 visits Fermilab

A delegation of five members from the CNRS National Institute of Nuclear Physics and Particle Physics, led by Reynald Pain, director of IN2P3, visited the US Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory on 2 September. Fermilab Director Lia Merminga…

Self-funded students are ‘extremely concerned’ about the cost of living

Self-supporting UK PhD students want tuition waivers and access to hardship funds The self-funded PhD students have called on universities and the UK’s national research funder to provide more support as they struggle to make ends meet during the cost…

Silicon Strip Detector Market 2022 Global Outlook, Research, Trends and Forecast to 2028

The Silicon Strip Detector Market has witnessed continuous growth in the past few years and is projected to grow at a good pace during the forecast period of 2022-2028. The exploration provides a 360° view and insights,…

UCLA and Morehouse College researchers receive NSF grant for quantum research

A physicist at Morehouse College in Atlanta and engineer at UCLA Samueli School of Engineering received a $798,000 grant over three years from the National Science Foundation for research in quantum electrodynamics, coupled with a leadership and trainee plan focused…

Research Fellow, Theory Group Work at UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON

Theory Group Location: Campus Highfield Salary: £32,348 to £37,473Full-time fixed term Closing Date: Sunday, September 18, 2022 Date of interview: To be confirmed Reference: 1934622WF The Southampton High Energy Physics (SHEP) group invites you to join our EPSRC/STFC funded position…

Dark Matter: Research by OSU Physics Department Alumnus and PhD Student Celebrated

Friday, September 2, 2022 Media contact: Elizabeth Gosney | CAS Marketing and Communication Manager | 405-744-7497 | [email protected] Dr. Sudip Jana, a former OSU PhD in physics and postdoctoral researcher in theoretical physics at the Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik, Germany, and…

MareNostrum4, quantum algorithm implementations, Sunway supercomputer and more

In this regular feature, HPCwire highlights recently published research in the high performance computing community and related fields. From parallel programming to exascale to quantum computing, the details are here. The MareNostrum 4 data center. A parallel algorithm for unilateral…

NIU today | Science advocate Jerry Blazey, head of research firm NIU, to retire in June

Say it’s not, Jerry! Gerald C. Blazey, a physicist whose impressive career at NIU spans a high-profile joint appointment with Fermilab, a stint in President Obama’s administration, and seven years at the helm of the research enterprise from the university,…

Materials science as a cornerstone of battery research

Rahman, MM et al. Power saving Managed. 223113295 (2020). CAS Google Scholar Article Whittingham, MS Science 1921126–1127 (1976). CAS Google Scholar Article Gamble, FR et al. Science 174493–497 (1971). CAS Google Scholar Article Johnston, WD, Heikes, RR, and Sestrich, D….

Team Provides New Benchmark Data on Leopard Seals, Antarctica’s Mysterious Apex Predators | Media and public relations

Baylor researchers seek answers to how leopard seals survive in extreme polar environment in first-of-its-kind study Media contact: Kelly Craine, Baylor University Media and Public Relations, 254-297-9065Follow us on twitter: @BaylorUMedia WACO, Texas (August 24, 2022) – Baylor University…

Defense research, charmed quark — the week in infographics

Who spends on defense research? Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February sparked European interest in pouring more money into defense research and development (R&D). Three countries represent the bulk of European defense R&D. France is currently spending the most (5.6…

Research Associate in Theoretical Particle Physics at ROYAL HOLLOWAY, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON

Location: Egham Salary: £37,467 per year – including London allowance Post Type: Full time Closing Date: 23:59 BST on Monday 05 September 2022 Reference: 0822-385 Full time, CDD Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theoretical Physics in…

Research Associate in Theoretical Particle Physics at ROYAL HOLLOWAY, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON

Location: Egham Salary: £37,467 to £44,289 per year – including London allowance Post type: Full time Closing Date: 11.59pm BST on Sunday 18 September 2022 Reference: 0822-386 Full time, CDD Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theoretical…

DOE announces $14.8 million for particle accelerator research

WASHINGTON, DC, August 17, 2022 – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $14.8 million in funding for advanced research projects in particle accelerator science and technology. Particle accelerators provide unique sources of light and particles that support the research…

Shreyasi from Siliguri is awarded by CERN for her research related to the “Big Bang”

Shreyasi Acharya of Siliguri has been added to the list of top scientists in the world. This resident of Bharatnagar, Ward No. 24 of Siliguri Municipality has received international recognition for his research paper in physics. Shreyasi’s name has become…

UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science Visits 4th Round Winning Project

The program seeks to build on the groundbreaking results achieved by previous winners in its efforts to advance rain enhancement research. Abu Dhabi-UAE – A delegation from the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science (UAEREP) today visited Dr. Bradley…

Xinteza Unveils Non-Cannabis Disruptive Source for Cannabinoid Biosynthesis in Groundbreaking Research Led by Professor Asaph Aharoni at the Weizmann Institute of Science

Significantly expands IP portfolio of genes and enzymes related to cannabinoid synthesis Addresses known enzymatic and modification bottlenecks and challenges in biosynthesis TEL AVIV, Israel, August 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Xinteza API Ltd., an innovative biosynthesis technology company, today announced…

Xinteza Unveils Non-Cannabis Disruptive Source for Cannabinoid Biosynthesis in Groundbreaking Research Led by Professor Asaph Aharoni at the Weizmann Institute of Science

Significantly expands IP portfolio of genes and enzymes related to cannabinoid synthesis Addresses known enzymatic and modification bottlenecks and challenges in biosynthesis TEL AVIV, Israel, August 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Xinteza API Ltd., an innovative biosynthesis technology company, today announced…

Indian space research organization Chandrayaan 2 has discovered that there is plasma density in the lunar ionosphere

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Chandrayaan-2 has discovered high-density plasma in the Moon’s ionosphere. When the Moon’s atmosphere meets the vacuum of space, the Sun’s ultraviolet rays break apart air atoms, creating a layer of ionized gas called the ionosphere….

Postdoctoral Fellow, Research School of Physics job with AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU)

Classification: Academic Level A Salary package: $76,271 to $95,732 per year plus 17% superannuation Term: Full time, CDD (2 years) Job Description : PD and PEWER – Level A Postdoctoral Fellow_NPAA_Final.pdf Excellent employer pension contributions and a variety of…

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (A), School of Physical Sciences job with UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE

(Level A) $89,610 – $96,007 per year plus employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies. A fixed-term position, offered for a period of 3 years, starting on a mutually agreed date. Any extension beyond 3 years would be contingent on future…

Sandia Physicist Leads New Quantum Computing Algorithm Research

ALBUQUERQUE, NM, August 2, 2022 – While quantum computers could one day revolutionize technology, a single slip of an atom can cause it to malfunction. Scientists all over the world are trying to determine the causes of these errors, and…

Stony Brook University, New York

Raju Venugopalan The Simons Foundation has announced a new research collaboration to explore the “glue” that holds the visible matter of the universe together. A team of thirteen principal investigators, led by Igor Klebanov of Princeton University and including Raju…

Harju Elekter has signed a contract with the European Organization for Nuclear Research

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your one week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. AS Harju Elekter Elektrotehnika, the Estonian manufacturing company of the Harju Elekter Group, signed on July 26, 2022…

Department of Energy Announces $3.6 Million for Research Internships to Expand and Diversify Nuclear Physics

News — WASHINGTON, DC. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) awarded more than $3.6 million with a focus on expanding and diversifying nuclear and particle physics research communities through research internships for undergraduate students at historically black colleges…

Cross-Pollination Between Neuroscience, Psychology, and AI Research Provides Fundamental Understanding of Thought

Advances in artificial intelligence have enabled the creation of AIs that perform tasks once thought only possible for humans, such as translating languages, driving cars, playing board games at the level of champions of the world and extract the protein…

Physics student at the forefront of nuclear research experiment

FRESNO STATE — Valerie Bauxham, of Fresno, left her career in the health field to pursue studies in physics at Fresno State. As a wife and mother of four, she knew her college journey had to be intentional—she didn’t want…

Sandia applied mathematician wins DOE Early Career Research Award

Examining very fine real-world data can improve the fidelity with which complex computer simulations are driven, says Pete Bosler, an applied mathematician at Sandia National Laboratories. He studies multi-scale simulations that, when integrated, could combine individual raindrops, thunderstorms and the…

Rodas to use JLab postdoc award to pursue light meson research – W&M News

Some particles are ordinary, like the protons and neutrons that make up the atomic nuclei of all the matter around us. They are stable under strong interactions and their fundamental properties are known. But Arkaitz Rodas studies far more elusive…

Research institutions form alliance to explore equitable career advancement

A three million dollar grant from the National Science Foundation has been awarded jointly to Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), Johns Hopkins University and New York University to fund the development of a new model of advancement, Project ELEVATE, through the…

NSF’s $3.8 Million Grant Opens New Era of Early Universe Research

In the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), a 27 kilometer underground tube beneath the Swiss and French countryside, Cornell physicists smash matter into its component parts to learn more about elementary particles and their interactions. A $3.8 million grant from the…

DOE announces $78 million for high-energy physics research

WASHINGTON DC., July 14, 2022 — The US Department of Energy (DOE) announced $78 million in funding for 58 research projects that will spur new discoveries in high-energy physics. The projects, housed at 44 colleges and universities in 22 states,…

Microgravity Science Glovebox Marks 20 Years of Zero G Research

Thinking outside the box powers many NASA innovations for missions exploring space and improving life on Earth. But thinking – or working – inside the box makes scientific discoveries possible aboard the International Space Station. The box is the Microgravity…

NMSU Continues Particle Physics Research with Renewed DOE Grant

LAS CRUCES – Many people learn in elementary school that the main components that make up all matter on earth are protons, neutrons and electrons. However, the true foundations of atoms are smaller and much more enigmatic than the school…

Physicists announce progress in research on underground particles in lead

The attached interviews are from SDPB’s daily public affairs show, In the Moment, with Lori Walsh. Progress at Sanford’s underground lead research facility – including an experiment that recently began – could give physicists insight into the building blocks of…

Cooperation for laser nuclear fusion research

Powerful high-intensity lasers at the Center for Advanced Laser Applications will enable experiments to explore laser nuclear fusion The Free State of Bavaria supports the collaboration with 2.5 million euros Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) and the Munich start-up Marvel Fusion GmbH have…

ALCF Resources Advanced Materials Characterization Research

July 5, 2022 — Using ALCF computing resources, a team led by University of Michigan scientists is advancing tomographic reconstruction algorithms to improve image quality for characterization research materials. a) As the tomographic experiment progresses, projections are collected over an…

Does neutron research confirm real portals? Scientists have found no evidence of parallel universes

Oak Ridge National Laboratory has done neutron research that could potentially confirm the existence of actual portals. It got the internet thinking of the “Upside Down” in Stranger Things. However, scientist Leah Broussard was quick to explain, according to the…

NRL Announces Washington Metropolitan Quantum Network Research Consortium (DC-QNet) > United States Navy > News

Quantum networks, an emerging research frontier, will one day provide the ability to securely distribute and share quantum information between quantum computers, quantum sensor clusters, and related devices at regional and national distances. They can also be used to distribute…

Aus ‘vomit comet’ is a big deal for zero gravity space research

Gail Islands, RMIT University Last Saturday, a two-seater SIAI-Marchetti S.211 jet took off from Essendon Fields Airport in Melbourne with an expert aerobatic pilot at the controls and a briefcase full of science experiments in the passenger seat. Also read:…

LANL’s Zhaowen Tang Receives Prestigious Department of Energy Early Career Research Award – Los Alamos Reporter

Zhaowen Tang/Photo courtesy LANL LANL PRESS RELEASE Zhaowen Tang, of the Dynamic Imaging and X-Ray Group at Los Alamos National Laboratory, received a prestigious Early Career Research Program funding award from the Department of Energy’s Office of Science. The program,…

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (A), School of Physical Sciences job with UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE

(Level A) $89,610 – $96,007 per year plus employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies. A fixed-term position, offered for a period of 3 years, starting on a mutually agreed date. Any extension beyond 3 years would be contingent on future…

CERN will sever its relations with Russia and Belarus

Cooperation agreements will not be renewed after 2024, but the situation will be “monitored” CERN, Europe’s leading organization for nuclear research, has decided to sever its ties with Russia and Belarus because of the former’s invasion of Ukraine and the…

Achievements in research | Edhat

By Shelly Leachman, UCSB As UC Santa Barbara continues its celebration of the Class of 2022, several senior graduates and one faculty member have earned special recognition for their contributions to undergraduate research. Chancellor Henry T. Yang and the UCSB…

Light Beam Observation Expands Beyond the Disturbance Spectrum | Research & Technology | June 2022

ROSTOCK, Germany, June 14, 2022 – Researchers from the University of Rostock and the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology have demonstrated a mechanism that prevents light waves from traveling freely. The underlying physical effect was previously thought to be…

Research Associate in the ATLAS Research Group with ROYAL HOLLOWAY, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON

Department of Physics Location: Egham Salary: £36,438 to £37,460 per year pro-rated – including London allowance Post type: Full time Closing Date: 11.59pm BST on Monday 11 July 2022 Reference: 0622-237 Full-time, CDD (until September 30, 2025) Applications are invited…

Poland pushes CERN to sever ties with Russia

Supporting Ukraine means nuclear research powerhouse must suspend all deals with Russia, says secretary of state The Polish government has urged other countries on the board of CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, to cut the lab’s ties with…

Liverpool student receives scholarship from Physics Research Institute’s Innovative Scholarship Fund – News

Abbie Chadwick from the Physics Department at the University of Liverpool has been awarded one of this year’s prestigious scholarships from the Bell Burnell Graduate Scholarship Fund. Abbie is working on a PhD in particle physics and her research spans…

Texas A&M Research Improves Underground Visualization

Accurately monitoring the flow rate of fluids injected downhole to enhance oil recovery is critical to improving the efficiency of reservoir production methods. Current software uses streamlined calculations to visualize flow numerically, but simplified calculations assume constant fluid velocity. Texas…

Achievements in research | The current of UCSB

As UC Santa Barbara continues its celebration of the Class of 2022, several senior graduates and one faculty member have earned special recognition for their contributions to undergraduate research. Chancellor Henry T. Yang and the UCSB Library have each announced…

Research offers a mathematical tool to help understand the fractal structure of quark-gluon plasma

Quark-Gluon Plasma (QGP) is a state of matter existing at extreme temperatures and densities, such as those that occur in collisions of hadrons (protons, neutrons and mesons). Under so-called “normal” conditions, quarks and gluons are still confined within the structures…

Research improves visualization of the basement | Eurek alert!

Accurately monitoring the flow rate of fluids injected downhole to enhance oil recovery is critical to improving the efficiency of reservoir production methods. Current software uses simplified calculations to visualize flow numerically, but simplified calculations assume constant fluid velocity. Texas…

DOE announces $1.89 million for U.S.-Japan cooperative research in high-energy physics

WASHINGTON, DC, June 2, 2022 – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $1.89 million for 14 collaborative high-energy physics research projects that extend a strong history of collaboration with Japanese researchers. For more than forty years, collaboration between American…

Ultrafine dust can cause extreme weather conditions

Newswise — Heavy rainfall or extreme drought — the frequency of extreme weather events is increasing around the world. Existing climate models, however, do not adequately show their dynamics. Researchers at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) speculate that ultrafine…

New research could bring the quantum internet closer • The Register

Researchers in the Netherlands have shown they can transmit quantum information through an intermediary node, a feature needed to make the so-called quantum internet possible. In recent years, scientists have argued that the quantum internet presents a more desirable network…

Vacuum Capacitor Market In-Depth Research Study, Regional Growth, Company Top Key Players Analysis – ManufactureLink

Global Vacuum Capacitor Market report emphasizes on detailed understanding of some decisive factors such as size, share, sales, forecast trends, supply, production, demand, industry and CAGR to provide a comprehensive perspective of the global market. In addition, the report also…

DOE announces $40 million to provide research training opportunities for historically underrepresented groups

WASHINGTON DC- The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $40 million to provide research opportunities to historically underrepresented groups in STEM and diversify U.S. leadership in the physical and climate sciences through internships. , training programs and mentoring opportunities….

Graduate Scholarship in Dark Matter Detection Research

1. Origins a. This scholarship is intended to support a student undertaking a PhD on approved ARC-funded projects within the Faculty of Science. 2. Eligibility a. The scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having an unconditional offer of admission…

New quantum research experiments with an exotic state of matter

Inside NASA’s Cold Atom Lab, scientists form bubbles from ultracold gas, shown in pink in this illustration. Lasers, also pictured, are used to cool the atoms, while an atomic chip, shown in gray, generates magnetic fields to manipulate their shape,…

$5 million from Boeing will support quantum science and technology research at UCLA

Marc Roseboro/UCLA California NanoSystems Institute Members of the Quantum Innovation Center at the UCLA Center for Quantum Science and Engineering. UCLA received a $5 million pledge from Boeing Co. to support faculty at the Center for Quantum Science and Engineering….

Laser Logic Gate Accelerates Information Processing | Research & Technology | May 2022

ROCHESTER, NY, May 17, 2022 – A logic gate developed by researchers at the University of Rochester and Friedrich-Alexander-Universität (FAU) Erlangen-Nürnberg operates at femtosecond timescales, potentially enabling the processing of information at the petahertz limit. Logic gates, which are the…

Undergraduate Research Center honors students and mentors

LAWRENCE — In early May, the University of Kansas Center for Undergraduate Research honored recipients of the Courtwright Award for Undergraduate Research Excellence and the Undergraduate Research Mentor Awards. Courtwright Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research Yanzhe (Jenny) Zhang, a…

New Frontier Grants Push the Boundaries of A&S Research

How could we sustainably extract the technologically essential mineral lithium from seawater? Will doctors ever create super-immune T cells? How do dialects appear in the language? Why do we forget? The College of Arts and Sciences (A&S) has awarded seven…

New research highlights ‘blue corridors’ for highly migratory fish

New research has identified four high-traffic areas in the Pacific Ocean that should be considered high priority if conservation efforts focused on large pelagic fish such as tuna, blue marlin and swordfish are to be successful . By studying the…

Research could lead to the development of new superconductors

From MRI machines to particle accelerators and Maglev trains, superconductors have revolutionized modern technology – and they have the potential to do so much more. “The main property of a superconducting material is that it can conduct electricity without resistance…

Dingo? Bingo! How you can help find dingoes from home

Credit: Harry Vincent/Taronga Conservation Society Australia Can you tell your cats from your dingoes? Your wallabies from your wallaroos? Goofy then? Bingo! is your chance to identify dingoes (and other wildlife) in photos and help scientists better understand and manage…

Software Engineer at NRF National Research Foundation

Job summary: Activities at CERN include technical projects where researchers, engineers and technicians based in South Africa are involved in instrumentation projects, and activities on upgrading the accelerator and research [Email Address Removed]Through its Technology Innovation Platform (TIP), iThemba LABS…

Research Highlights Physical Principles Underlying Quantum Darwinism

At atomic and subatomic scales, objects behave in ways that challenge the classical worldview based on everyday interactions with macroscopic reality. A familiar example is the discovery that electrons can behave both like particles and like waves, depending on the…

The Large Hadron Collider restarts after a three-year upgrade

Image: Julien Herzog [CC BY-SA 3.0]via Wikimedia Commons ‘Major’ upgrade means Collider can reach ‘unprecedented’ number of collisions The Large Hadron Collider particle accelerator has been restarted by Europe’s intergovernmental organization for nuclear research, CERN, after a three-year hiatus for…

CERN launches phase 3 of LHC research after three years of maintenance

Ryan EppsTech Times April 22, 2022, 2:04 p.m. (Photo: Ronald Patrick/Getty Images) The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) officially detonated two proton beams on Friday April 22 at 12:16 p.m. CEST, according to its own press release, marking the…

The university welcomes the new headquarters of Europe’s largest public research institution

The co-location will strengthen collaboration between CNRS and the University of Melbourne on research projects, joint PhD opportunities and information exchange. The National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) will co-locate its representative office for Oceania at the University of…

Teaching and Research Awards Ceremony Honors Outstanding OHIO Teachers

Posted: April 16, 2022 Author: Staff Reports Ohio University President Hugh Sherman presents a Presidential Teacher’s Award to Professor Kamile Geist during the faculty’s Teaching and Research Awards Recognition Ceremony. Ohio University celebrated outstanding faculty members at the Faculty Teaching…

Campus Point: New and Exciting Research at UCSB

Luca Disbrow / Daily Nexus Cracks in quark theory Theoretical physicists Abraham Pais and Sam Treiman proposed the Standard Model in 1975, which explains three of the four forces that govern matter in our universe. The forces explained are the…

Photon-photon interactions in the Standard Model and beyond: a new research unit at JGU has obtained funding from the DFG

A pure quantum effect as the key to a better understanding of the subatomic world / A new research program in Mainz brings together a wide range of expertise In classical physics, the superposition of light waves leading to interference…

Research offers new use for optical cavities as mechanical quantum presses

Advances in quantum physics offer new opportunities to dramatically improve the accuracy of sensors and thus enable new technologies. A team led by Oriol Romero-Isart from the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information of the Austrian Academy of Sciences…

What’s new for April 8?

What’s new for April 8? 1. Newly measured particle appears heavy enough to break known physics — New analysis of W bosons suggests that these particles are significantly heavier than predicted by the Standard Model of particle physics. https://www.quantamagazine.org/fermilab-says-particle-is…/ 2….

Research promises to accelerate the use of silicon technology in quantum computing

Research by physicists at Princeton University is paving the way for the use of silicon-based technologies in quantum computing, particularly in the form of quantum bits – the basic units of quantum computers. This research promises to accelerate the use…

MSU’s new facility for rare isotope beams will accelerate nuclear research

The FRIB at MSU is expected to attract scientists from around the world to study particles that have never been seen before on this planet. // Courtesy of MSU The Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB), which will open this…

Research Discovers Revolutionary Method of Electron Catalysis in Non-Covalent Chemistry – UMaine News

Research has discovered a breakthrough method for accelerating molecular recognition in supramolecular chemistry. Catalysts are materials that increase the rate of, but are not consumed in, chemical reactions. Often catalysts are complex molecules with finely tuned shapes to match an…

Research and industry unite at CERN’s 2022 technical workshop openlab

More than 200 people attended the CERN openlab 2022 technical workshop. The event took place online over three days, from March 21 to 23. It brought together leading computing experts from research and industry to discuss the work carried out…

Research Professor and Postdoctoral Research Associate position in Daegu, for the Center for High Energy Physics, Kyungpook National University

Details Job : 31-mar-22 Location: Daegu, South Korea Education required: PhD Salary: 36 to 45 million Korean won Categories: Physics: high energy Physics: Instrumentation and Measurement Physics: Particle Sector: Academic Work function: Research and development Salary details: 45 million Korean…

Seed funding grants for early-stage research, creative projects awarded to 19 recipients

The UCSC Research Office awarded funds this month to 19 projects in its first Seed funding for early-stage initiatives program. Although a primary goal of seed funds is the submission of a major federal or philanthropic grant application, other measurable…