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.
Learn more at...
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...
Physics professor Glenn Starkman has been awarded a Distinguished University Professorship for his contributions to cosmology, particle physics, and astronomy during twenty years at Case Western Reserve.
More information: http://thedaily.case.edu/physics-glenn-starkman-awarded-distinguished-university-professorship/
The research group of Assistant Professor Jesse Berezovsky has developed a way to swiftly and precisely control electron spins at room temperature, described in a recent publication in Nature Communications.
More information: http://thedaily.case.edu/cwru-physicists-deploy-magnetic-vortex-to-control-electron-spin/