Liang Wu, of the University of California at Berkeley, will be awarded the 2017 Michelson Postdoctoral Prize for his groundbreaking experimental studies of topological materials. Wu will be in residence this week (Sept. 11–15) and will give a public lecture and three technical seminars.
His lecture, titled “Quantized electro-dynamical responses...
The International Workshop on Baryon and Lepton Number Violation
is being hosted in the physics department between May 15-18, 2017.
More information: http://artsci.case.edu/blv2017/
Congratulations to two physics and mathematics juniors in the 2017 Goldwater Scholarship competition: Benjamin Kuznets-Speck was one of 240 undergraduates across the country awarded a scholarship, and Nathaniel Starkman won an honorable mention. The scholarships are granted based on merit to students in natural sciences, mathematics and engineering.
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Assistant professor Michael Hinczewski has a received National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grant for a project on the molecular biophysics of adhesion proteins.
More information: http://thedaily.case.edu/three-case-western-reserve-university-faculty-awarded-nsf-career-grants/
A collaboration led by physics professor Robert Brown and international health professor Brian Grimberg has won national recognition for a portable malaria detection device with the potential to transform diagnosis and treatment of the disease in developing countries. The team is one of four recipients of the U.S. Patent...