News

  • August 20, 2018

    Ford Foundation Professor of Physics, Sylvester James Gates, Jr. will join the APS presidential line as Vice President in 2019, becoming President-Elect in 2020, and President in 2021.

  • August 3, 2018

    The Excellence in Research Mentoring (ERM) Award recognizes faculty members for their excellence in mentoring undergraduate researchers, as well as for their promotion, encouragement and training of diverse students in undergraduate research.

  • July 26, 2018

    At the 12th annual Identification of Dark Matter Conference being held this week at Brown, physicists are working to understand the missing mass of the universe.

  • July 20, 2018

    When Sarah Bawabe arrived at Brown as a first-year student in fall 2017, she hadn’t given much thought to a physics as a potential concentration. That was before she took an introductory physics seminar called “Flat Earth to Quantum Uncertainty” with Brown physicist S. James Gates Jr.

  • June 27, 2018

    Brown Physics Professor Meenakshi Narain has been elected for a 2 year term as Chair of the Collaboration Board of U.S. institutions in the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) Collaboration.