The department hosted a “Historical Celebration of 60 years of UV Astronomy” yesterday evening. Old friends and new gathered to appreciate JHU’s mark on ultraviolet astronomy over the last six decades.
Department News Archive
April 25, 2017
41st Annual Johns Hopkins Workshop on Current Problems in Particle Theory By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The 41st annual Johns Hopkins Workshop on Current Problems in Particle Theory is scheduled for Budapest, Hungary, July 3-6, 2017. The title of the workshop this year is “Beyond the Standard Model – Exploring the New Frontier”
April 25, 2017
14th Annual Physics Fair Appears in Baltimore Sun By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The department’s 14th Annual Physics Fair was a tremendous success with a huge turnout. The Baltimore Sun covered the excitement, learning, and fun had on April, 29th.
April 13, 2017
Space@Hopkins Welcomes Astronaut Dr. Kate Rubins 4/24, 4PM By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Space@Hopkins will be hosting Astronaut Dr. Kate Rubins on Monday, April 24 in Schafler Auditorium. The event will consist of a talk at 4pm and a reception following during which you can meet Astronaut Rubins. Please RSVP by filling out the following google form or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. https://goo.gl/forms/m8ytsSnHi328NOsc2
April 3, 2017
Graduate Student Julián Munoz Awarded a Dan David Prize Scholarship By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Each year, Dan David Prize laureates donate 10 percent of their prize money to doctoral scholarships for outstanding Ph.D. students and postdoctoral scholarships for outstanding researchers in their own field from around the world. Our own graduate student, Julián Munoz, has been awarded a Dan David Prize Scholarship for his research conducted under the guidance […]
January 27, 2017
Tobias Marriage Receives CAREER Award From the National Science Foundation By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Assistant Professor Tobias Marriage has received a CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation. The award supports research by graduate and undergraduate students analyzing data from the JHU-led Cosmology Large Angular Scale Surveyor to understand how the universe began.
December 29, 2016
Chuck Bennett Appears on National Public Radio’s Morning Edition All Week By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor Chuck Bennett has appeared on NPR’s Morning Edition everyday this week for a daily cosmology series – listen to each segment by clicking above.
December 14, 2016
Peter Armitage and Team Discover Clue to Key Mystery of Modern Physics By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
In an paper published in Science, Associate Professor Peter Armitage and a team of six scientists from JHU and Rutgers University experiment with material that straddles world of classical physics and a hidden quantum realm.
December 8, 2016
Stephan McCandliss and Team Awarded Astrophysics Research Analysis Grant from NASA for FORTIS Sounding Rocket Experiment By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
NASA has awarded Physics and Astronomy Research Professor Stephan McCandliss, and his Co-Investigators at Goddard Space Flight Center lead by S. Harvey Moseley, a 5-year, $4.4M Astrophysics Research Analysis (APRA) grant to develop the next generation of a sounding rocket borne experiment called the Far-UV Off Rowland-circle Telescope for Imaging and Spectroscopy (FORTIS).
December 5, 2016
Rosemary F.G. Wyse Named Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Prof. Rosemary F.G. Wyse has been elected AAAS Fellow by her peers at the Council of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Each year AAAS elects members whose “efforts on behalf of the advancement of science or its applications are scientifically or socially distinguished.”