Six Carnegie Mellon faculty members have been elected fellows of the American Physical Society (APS). This represents the largest group of APS Fellows Carnegie Mellon has had in a single year.
Ray Li (S'17) and Assistant Professor of Mathematical Sciences Po-Shen Loh co-founded a website that leverages crowdsourcing to develop interactive educational experiences to teach math and science.
In “The Perils of Romanticizing Physics,” Rothstein writes about the popularization, and simplification, of physics in popular culture. (To read the full article, a subscription to the Wall Street Journal may be needed.)