Wiescher honored at ND football game as member of the all-faculty team

September 17, 2018 • Categories: News

Wiescher All Faculty Team

Freimann Professor of Physics Michael Wiescher was honored at the September 15 Notre Dame football game as a member of the 2018 All-Faculty Team. Each home game, the Office of the Provost honors a faculty member on the field. Individuals have been chosen from across Notre Dame’s colleges and schools for their excellence in research, teaching, and service to the University. For more information on this program, visit the All-Faculty Team page

Energy E3 to build innovation center, increase access to sustainable energy in low- and middle-income countries

September 14, 2018 • Categories: News

Researchers at Notre Dame with counterparts in Uganda, Rwanda and Nigeria are working to bridge the gap through a program called Energy E3 — Empowering Nations to Power Their Nation, with plans underway for an inaugural energy innovation center in Uganda.

Reingold spends summer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

September 13, 2018 • Categories: News

Reingold Cropped

Craig Reingold, fourth-year graduate student in the Nuclear Science Laboratory working with the group of Prof. Anna Simon, spent ten weeks in summer 2018 at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. He joined the Academic Cooperation Program at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory which hosts up to 800 undergraduate and graduate students each year. The program is designed to encourage external collaborations with LLNL. His stay at LLNL was also partially funded by CENTAUR: Center for Excellence in Nuclear Training and University-based Research. CENTAUR is a five-year grant from National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) that is focused on training the next generation of nuclear physics

Gomez receives Nuclear Forensics Summer Internship at LLNL

September 12, 2018 • Categories: News

Gomez Orlando

Orlando Gomez, a third-year graduate student working in the Nuclear Science Laboratory with Prof. Anna Simon, received the Glenn T. Seaborg Institute at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory "Nuclear Forensics Summer Internship". The internship provides a stipend and travel cost reimbursement for a graduate student who is then paired with an LLNL scientist for a two-month program. The student joins the research group at LLNL and works on a project directly related to the efforts of the group.…

Notre Dame researchers determine spin-down rate of rare white dwarf pulsar

September 11, 2018 • Categories: News

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University of Notre Dame researchers have pinpointed the rate at which the only known white dwarf pulsar is slowing its rotation, finally confirming that the star’s spin-down energy is sufficient to power the unique light variations observed from the system.

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Tue Sep 18, 2018

Astrophysics Seminar: 1-minute talks

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

1-minute talks

Multiple presenters

Posted In: Astrophysics Seminar

Particle Physics Seminar: Dr. Alexander Monin, University of Geneva

4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
415 Nieuwland Science Hall

EFT for CFT with large charge

Dr. Alexander Monin
Postdoc, University of Geneva

Hosted by Prof. Martin

Posted In: Particle Physics Seminar

Wed Sep 19, 2018

Physics Colloquium: Prof. Caroline Morley, University of Texas

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

Observing exoplanet atmospheres in the coming decade

Prof. Caroline Morley
Assistant Professor
University of Texas, Austin

Hosted by Prof. Crepp

Posted In: Colloquia

Mon Sep 24, 2018

Nuclear Physics Seminar: Dr. Weichuan Li, NSCL at MSU

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

Non-local interactions in (d,p) surrogate method for (n, γ) reactions

Dr. Weichuan Li
(ND Physics PhD January 2017)

Hosted by Prof. Caprio

Posted In: Nuclear Seminar

Tue Sep 25, 2018

Particle Physics Seminar: Dr. Jessica Turner, Fermilab

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

Constraining Leptonic Flavour Model Space

Dr. Jessica Turner

Hosted by Prof. Martin

Posted In: Particle Physics Seminar

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