Ph.D student Leandra Boucheron Wins Poster Award at 2014 APS Users Meeting
Leandra Boucheron, a graduate student in Oleg Shpyrko's group at the University of California, San Diego, won an award for best student poster at the Advanced Photon Sour... Read More
Professor Sunil Sinha recipient 2014 Clifford G. Shull Prize
"In recognition of his deep and lasting experimental and theoretical contributions to the areas of Quantum Liquids and Solids, Superconductivity, Magnetism, Soft Condens... Read More
UCSD Physics student Ian Schanning selected member of the Bouchet Graduate Honor Society for 2014
UCSD Physics Graduate student Ian Schanning has been selected to be a member of the UC San Diego Chapter of the Bouchet Graduate Honor Society for 2014. Ian's nomination ... Read More
Distinguished Professor Ivan Schuller elected as a member of his fourth International Academy of Sciences
Dr. Ivan Schuller has been elected to the Colombian Academy of Sciences for his outstanding work in Condensed Matter Physics.
Professor Schuller has also previou... Read More
Relaxation Helps Pack DNA into a Virus
Taking a moment to pause and relax can help if you find yourself in a tight spot. This strategy can work for molecules as well as people, it turns out.
Researchers ...Read More
Dianna Cowern wins "Flame Challenge"
Dianna Cowern, who has been organizing various outreach activities for the department of physics, has just struck gold by winning the Flame Challenge at the World Science...Read More
Professor Eva-Maria Collins selected as a 2014-2015 Hellman Fellow
The Hellman Fellows Fund supports junior faculty research on the ten campuses of the UC system and at four private institutions. The Hellman Fellowship program has thr...Read More
Professor Adam Burgasser receives Faculty Mentor Program Outstanding Mentor Award for 2014
Honorees were selected based on a combination of factors, including student testimonials, innovative or unusual mentoring practices, and other considerations, such as men...Read More