Owen Colegrove ’14 traveled to San Francisco last December for the American Geophysical Union annual meeting. There Colgrove had the opportunity to present research from his REU under the supervision of Dr. David Hathaway, an astrophysicist at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.
Posts Tagged ‘physics’
Name: Dan Richman ’08 Occupation: Graduate student (Johns Hopkins University) Education (UR and additional): BS (Physics), BA (Music & Mathematics), University of Rochester, 2008 Current city/state of residence: Baltimore, Maryland Family: Dad is UR 1970 (BS Chemistry), 1975 (PhD Chemistry) Community activities: Outreach activities in physics and astrobiology What resources did you use on campus […]
Physics Professor John Howell channels Les Miserables in “I Have Failed My Physics Final”
Name: Roger Smith Occupation: Graduate School Student Education: BS (Optics), BA (Physics), University of Rochester, 2009; MS (Physics), University of Oregon, 2010; PhD (Experimental Quantum Optics), expected 2015, University of Oregon Current city/state of residence: Eugene, Oregon Community activities: Outreach activities presenting science to young students; city-league ultimate frisbee Why did you choose to […]
Fauver Stadium gets a boost of energy during annual Photon Cup
Out of the more than 4,500 full-time undergrads at Rochester, exactly three are pursuing a major in geomechanics. Just who are these brave few?
The Astronomy Club at Rochester offers students the opportunity to enjoy observational astronomy and explore the many aspects of astronomy and physics
Name: Grant R. Tremblay Age: 28 Education (UR and additional): B.S. in Physics & Astronomy, University of Rochester, 2006; Ph.D. in Astrophysics, RIT. Current city/state of residence: Munich, Germany Job Title: Fellow Employer: European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere (ESO – www.eso.org) What do you do now, and why did you choose […]
Name: Ankur Pansari Age: 30 Occupation: CEO & Founder of Artillery Games Education (UR and additional): B.S. in Optics and B.S. in Applied Mathematics with minor in Physics, University of Rochester, 2004. Current city/state of residence: Silicon Valley, CA Community activities: Big Brothers / Big Sisters. Former big-brother, now fund-raiser. What do you do now, and […]
Name: Gennady Vonorov Age: 26 Occupation: Apprenticed Scientist i.e. Graduate Student Education: B.S. in Physics and B.S. in Mathematics, University of Rochester, 2008; M.S. and M.A. in Physics, Yale University; PhD (Physics), Yale, forthcoming. Current city/state of residence: New Haven, CT Family: Currently engaged to another UR alum. When and how did you choose your […]