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  • April 14, 2021

    Brown Physics Ph.D. student Nicholas Drachman has been awarded a Graduate Fellowship for STEM Diversity (GFSD). GFSD is a partnership between government agencies and laboratories, industry, and higher education whose goal is to increase the number of American citizens with graduate degrees in STEM fields while emphasizing recruitment of a diverse applicant pool.

  • April 8, 2021

    In a paper published today in Nature, Brown University Assistant Professor of Physics Jia Leo Li and his colleagues find evidence of a Pomeranchuk-type mechanism in which the liquid ground state freezes upon increasing the temperature in twisted bilayer graphene and related systems.

  • April 7, 2021

    Brown’s Thomas J. Watson, Sr. Professor of Physics, Greg Landsberg and department colleagues have been awarded a 2021 Seed Research Award for a project entitled, “Using Artificial Intelligence to Search for New Physics Underground, on the Ground, and in the Sky.”

  • April 6, 2021

    Brown Professor of Physics Vesna Mitrović and Brown colleagues have been awarded a 2021 Seed Research Award for a project entitled, “Reverse Engineering the Synaptic Cleft - the Search for Quantum Information Processing in the Brain.”

  • April 6, 2021

    Brown Professor of Physics Stephon Alexander and other colleagues at Brown have been awarded a 2021 Seed Research Award for a project entitled, “Finding the Physics that Matters in Astrophysical and Astro-Particle Analyses with Interpretable Machine Learning.”