Sensharma selected to NSF sponsored training program in Reilly Center

March 20, 2017 • Categories: News

Nuclear graduate student, Nirupama Sensharma has been selected to the 2017 cohort of the NSF-sponsored training program Social Responsibilities of Researchers (SRR) in the Reilly Center.

Lamere recipient of 2016-2017 Browne Memorial Award

March 20, 2017 • Categories: News

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University of Notre Dame, Department of Physics, graduate student Edward Lamere has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Cornelius P. Browne Memorial Award.

John W. Mihelich

March 15, 2017 • Categories: News

Mihelich John

John Mihelich, Professor Emeritus of Physics, has passed away in Fort Collins, Colorado, on March 10. John was a long-time member of our faculty and our nuclear physics group, joining Notre Dame in 1954 from Brookhaven. While here, he gained a national reputation in gamma-ray spectroscopy, training in his lab many of the later leaders in the field. He and his wife, Jan, raised three children in South Bend, spending their free time in travel, camping, and classical music. John retired in 1989, and he and Jan eventually moved to Fort Collins. …

Science fair at Notre Dame prepares young minds for future

March 13, 2017 • Categories: News

Tony Kramer and Sam Chippas, seniors at Marian High School, combined their interests in electrical engineering and computer science to develop a robotics project for the March 4 Northern Indiana Regional Science and Engineering Fair (NIREF) at Notre Dame.

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Physics graduate students compete in the Shaheen 3MT® science qualifying round

March 02, 2017 • Categories: News

Jordan Hall of Science exterior after a rain storm

The College of Science Shaheen 3MT competition began with a big bang on Monday in Jordan Hall of Science. Julia Beck (Biochemistry), Elizabeth Loughran (Integrated Biomedical Sciences), and Stefan Freed (Biological Sciences) took the top three spots, and will go on to compete at the Shaheen 3MT® Final event on March 23.

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Fri Mar 24, 2017

COS-JAM Abstract Deadline

All Day
College of Science, University of Notre Dame

Undergraduate Research

Save the date! The eleventh annual College of Science Joint Annual Meeting (COS-JAM) well be held in the Jordan Hall of Science on Friday, May 5, 2017, as part of the tenth Undergraduate Scholars Conference.


All undergraduate students in the College of Science are invited to participate in COS-JAM by sharing their original research with faculty and students, in either an oral or poster format. Research may have been conducted on or off campus, and mentored by faculty from the University of Notre Dame or at other universities and colleges.

Posted In: Special Lectures and Events

Mon Mar 27, 2017

Nuclear Physics Seminar: Prof. Andrew Rogers, UMass-Lowell

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
124 Nieuwland Science Hall

Powering the bright glow of neutron stars with exotic nuclei

Prof. Andrew Rogers
University of Massachusetts Lowell…

Posted In: Nuclear Seminar

Tue Mar 28, 2017

Astrophysics Seminar: Mr. Carl Coker, The Ohio State University

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
184 Nieuwland Science Hall

Title TBA

Mr. Carl Coker
The Ohio State University

Hosted by Prof. Crepp

Posted In: Astrophysics Seminar

Particle Physics Seminar: Dr. Wolfgang Altmannshofer, Univ of Cincinnati

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
415 Nieuwland Science Hall

Flavorful Higgs bosons

Dr. Wolfgang Altmannshofer
Assistant Professor, Department of Physics
University of Cincinnati…

Posted In: Particle Physics Seminar

Special Lecture: Prof. William Bialek, Princeton University

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
101 Jordan Hall of Science

More perfect than we imagined: A physicist’s view of life

Prof. William Bialek
John Archibald Wheeler/Battell Professor in Physics
Princeton University

Our Universe Revealed -- Physics for Everyone
Lynch Lecture Series, College of Science
Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Series…

Posted In: Special Lectures and Events

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