Faculty News

Scientists have used a new model to design an optical nanocomposite made of copper, silver and gold for use in solar cell applications.

Carl M. Bender, Ph.D., who is a world-renowned mathematical physicist, and Helen M. Piwnica-Worms, Ph.D., whose studies have paved the way for the development of new therapies for cancer patients...

Three University scientists are among the 72 members and 18 foreign associates recently elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). 

Studying stars has never been so easy, thanks to the tireless efforts and expertise of Ernst K. Zinner, Ph.D., research professor of physics and of earth and planetary sciences, both in Arts...

Stardust, the NASA spacecraft mission, was given that name in hopes that the seven-year journey to capture comet samples would bring back to Earth, well, stardust.

Kenneth F. Kelton, Ph.D., professor of physics in Arts & Sciences, has been named the first Arthur Holly Compton Professor in Arts & Sciences.