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Friday, August 29, 2014

Weighing the Milky Way

An international team of researchers, including Carnegie Mellon's Matthew Walker, have devised a precise method for calculating the mass of galaxies. MORE
Saturday, July 26, 2014

Robert Swendsen receives Rahman Prize and Ashkin Teaching Award

Physics Professor Robert Swendsen was recently recognized for his research efforts as the winner of the 2014 Aneesur Rahman Prize for Computational Physics from the American Physical Society  and has been named this year's recipient of the Mellon College of Science's Julius Ashkin Teaching Award. MORE
Friday, July 25, 2014

Shirley Ho Wins Outstanding Young Researcher Award From International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers

Shirley Ho, assistant professor of physics and a member of the McWilliams Center for Cosmology at Carnegie Mellon University, has been named a co-winner of the 2014 Outstanding Young Researcher Award from the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers. MORE