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Forum to explore STEM commercialization-education connections

February 24, 2014 • Categories: News

Collaborating for Education and Research Forum

Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and research professionals will gather for the seventh annual Collaborating for Education and Research Forum from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday (March 1) in the Jordan Hall of Science at the University of Notre Dame.

Tracking sun spots: Prof. Garnavich interviewed by WNDU

February 21, 2014 • Categories: News

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Prof. Peter Garnavich of the University of Notre Dame Physics Department was recently interviewed by WNDU about sun spots. 

http://www.wndu.com/news/specialreports/headlines/Tracking-sun-spots-246430911.html

Scientists discuss National Ignition Facility at annual AAAS meeting

February 20, 2014 • Categories: News

Last week Ani Aprahamian, Freimann Professor of Physics, organized a symposium at the 2014 American Association for the Advancement of Science’s (AAAS) annual meeting in downtown Chicago.

At the symposium, four physicists primarily discussed the National Ignition Facility (NIF)