Professor Matt Wright’s group at Adelphi University has a number of research projects, including lasers to control atomic collisions, studying how fruit flies interact with magnetic fields, and how students use video podcasts to improve their learning. Advertisements
Great work everyone who helped out! Our newly updated observatory is back in business. Look for cool results and activities from our new observatory team lead by Anthony Romagnolo (Senior) and Colleen Williamsen (First Year).
Read about the 2017 McDonell Summer Fellows here. http://news.adelphi.edu/au_news/2017-mcdonell-summer-fellows-program/?utm_content=cta
Check out our newly posted Vignette on Torque and Swing Dance. Great work Egla Ochoa-Madrid (Class of 2017) and Lani Chau (Class of 2018). Please click here to run the vignette.
Welcome back Adelphi University! And Welcome to the class of 2022! Here are many of our first year physics students during our workshop on how to be a successful physics student! (of course in the first row are a few of our upperclassmen)
Steve Prenner, Director of High School Recruitment, retires this week. Steve is a great mentor and Steve was the physics department’s biggest friend! Thank you Steve! I am going to miss you man!
I would like to thank the Adelphi Physics Club for nominating me for Outstanding Chapter Adviser this year! I would also like to extend my warmest congratulations to Michael “Bodhi” Rogers for winning this award. You can find more details here: https://www.spsnational.org/awards/outstanding-chapter-advisor-award/recipients/2017
Research students in the Physics Department at Adelphi University had a picnic with Professor Wright and his family at the Smithtown Historical Society in Smithtown, NY. Kidan, Kristen, and Marcus are in Wright’s lab and Allan and Mo work with Professor Bentley. Allan and Kidan have won this year’s Horace McDonald Fellowship that supports summer …