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Aprahamian and Wiescher lecture at the 16th Russbach School on Nuclear Astrophysics

March 25, 2019 • Categories: News

Freimann Professors of Physics Ani Aprahamian and Michael Wiescher were lecturers at the 16th Russbach School on Nuclear Astrophysics.This school belongs to the European Network of Nuclear Astrophysics Schools (ENNAS) and took place at the village of Rußbach am Paß Gschütt, southeast of Salzburg, Austria from March 10 to March 16, 2019. Professor Aprahamian lectured on the “The Role of Nuclear Physics Experiments in the Neutron Star Merger”. Professor Wiescher lectured on the “Nucleosynthesis in the First Stars and the Onset of Chemical Evolution”.…

12th annual Collaboration for Education, Research and Commercialization Forum

March 14, 2019 • Categories: News

Stem Forum 250

Panelists at the STEM Forum XII at Notre Dame last month agreed shared strategies and techniques for educating students to be workforce ready in a changing economic climate

Women Lead: Malgorzata Dobrowolska-Furdyna

March 08, 2019 • Categories: News

Malgorzata Furdyna

Physics professor Malgorzata "Margaret" Dobrowlska-Furdyna enjoys solving difficult problems. But her most recent passion is mentoring students so they can reach their full potential in her role as associate dean for undergraduate studies for the College of Science.

Eskildsen co-authors review in Rev. Mod. Phys.

March 04, 2019 • Categories: News

Professor Morten Eskildsen is a co-author on a comprehensive review of magnetic small-angle neutron scattering published in Rev. Mod. Phys. March 4. Eskildsen contributed a section on studies of superconducting vortices which can be used as sensitive probes of unconventional superconductivity. In addition, vortices constitute its own kind of “matter” which, in addition to being of fundamental interest, is a limiting factor for practical applications of superconductors.…