Alumni NewsGreg Boebinger (BS 81) named to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Boebinger is currently the director of the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, headquartered at Florida State University.
Date: Apr 17, 2017Researchers detail formation of massive moon basin
Date: Oct 27, 2016Mike Moses (BS 89) named President of Virgin Galactic
Date: Oct 13, 2016Kathleen Falconer (MS 96) receives Homer L. Dodge Citation for Distinguished Service
for exceptional service to the American Association of Physics Teachers
Date: Oct 10, 2016Connolly, Kwok named 2016 College of Science Outstanding Alumni
Date: Sep 23, 2016Greg Boebinger (BS 81) receives Francis G. Slack Award for excellence in service to physics
Date: Jan 22, 2016Outstanding Alumni - 2015
Andrew Elmore (BS 1997) and Frank Liu (MS 1964) named Department of Physics and Astronomy Outstanding Alumni for 2015
Date: Sep 25, 2015Physics and Astronomy PhD receives Chorafas Prize
for "Study of Quark Gluon Plasma by Particle Correlations in Heavy Ion Collisions"
Date: Sep 22, 2015Dennis Krause (PhD 94) delivers Wabash College Charles D. LaFollette Lecture in the Humanities
Date: Nov 3, 2015Timothy Beers (BS 79) and Galactic Archaeology group produce the first age map of the Milky Way halo
Date: Oct 28, 2015Purdue physics grad on cutting edge of cancer fight
Physics alumnus Michael Anderson (BS 2010) leverages his research on pH's role in cancer into a new startup.
Date: Sep 2, 2015Gene Bulman named Distinguished Alumnus for 2015
Date: Apr 17, 2015Lutron founder Joel Spira (BS 1948) passes away at 88
Date: Apr 10, 2015Dr. Mary Bishai (PhD 99) named American Physical Society Fellow
Date: Mar 17, 20152014 Outstanding Alumni
Dr. Robert Brunner and Dr. Lynn Young named Outstanding Alumni for 2014
Date: Oct 10, 2014Dr. Burke Minsley (BS 97) awarded Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
USGS scientist recognized for research on permafrost.
Date: Apr 24, 2014Dr. Andrew Elmore (BS 97) receives USM Regents' Faculty Award
The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents awarded Dr. Andrew Elmore the 2014 USM Regents’ Faculty Award.
Date: Apr 11, 2014R&D Magazine features Dr. Virginia Ayres' (PhD 85) research on nanomaterials and radiation resiliency
Nano-testing for future electronics
Date: Aug 6, 2014Debra Dolby Guillemaud named Distinguished Alumna for 2014
Date: Apr 11, 20142013 Outstanding Alumni
Dr. Kara Hoffman and Dr. John Monnier named Outstanding Alumni for 2013
Date: Oct 11, 2013Dr. David Leckrone receives Honorary Doctorate
Date: May 10, 2013Dr. Roger Dixon name Distinguished Alumni for 2013
Date: Apr 19, 2013Dr. David Leckrone named Distinguished Alumnus for 2012
Date: May 7, 2012Intel milestone confirms light beams can replace electronic signals for future computers
Dr. Mario Paniccia (Physics MS '90, PhD '94) is an Intel Fellow and Director of Photonics Research at Intel Labs. In July 2010, Intel announced a breakthrough in the use of light to carry data between computer components.
Date: Oct 15, 2010