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Below are some of the most recent articles, video clips and announcements involving the Physics Department and its faculty. Please see the "Article Archive" for a complete list.

 

April 2, 2014
Does Antimatter Fall Up Or Down?
Holger Mueller explains new device that may provide an answer

Huffington Post article

 

 

March 17, 2014
Searching for and Finding Evidence of Inflation
Professor Adrian Lee Comments on the Big News

Washington Post article

 

 

 

February 19, 2014
NuSTAR takes first peek into core of supernova
NuSTAR investigator Steve Boggs discusses new imaging techniques

Berkeley News Center article

 

 

March 6, 2014
Using Carbon to Control Light
Assistant Professor Feng Wang discusses properties of graphene

Berkeley Research article

 

 

March 5, 2014
Late Physics Professor Bob Lin discusses NASA's MAVEN spacecraft's mission
MAVEN Studies atmosphere on Mars

Goddard Multimedia Article

Video here

 

August 12, 2013
A Black Hole Mystery Wrapped in a Firewall Paradox
This time, they say, Einstein might really be wrong.

New York Times article

 

 

 

April 30, 2013
"Time Crystals" Could Upend Physicists' Theory of Time
Berkeley group receives grant to conduct research

Wired Magazine article

 

 

 

May 30, 2013
Mike Crommie part of team to capture first images of molecules before and after reaction
Scientists have taken the first atom-by-atom pictures.

Popsci Article
Wired Magazine article
Red Orbit news article

 

 

May 3, 2013
Berkeley professors explore gravity's effects on antimatter
Professors Joel Fajans and Jonathan Wurtele lead the ALPHA collaboration at CERN

Science Friday article
Los Angeles Times article

 

 

March 31, 2013
Edgar Knobloch elected Fellow if SIAM
For contributions to pattern formation and nonlinear dynamics, bifurcation theory and fluid dynamics

SIAM Fellows 2013

 

 

 

March 12, 2013
Gabriel Orebi Gann Featured
Department of Energy Highlights Orebi Gann in Profile of Lab Researchers

Energy.Gov article

 

 

 

March 7, 2013
Long Predicted Atomic Collapse State Observed in Graphene
Michael Crommie one of lab researchers to recreate elusive phenomenon with artificial nuclei

Berkeley Lab News Center article

 

 

March 4, 2013
Donald Glaser Dies at 86
1960 Physics Nobel Prize Winner invented the bubble chamber

New York Times article

 

 

 

December 21, 2012
Obama honors Nation's Top Scientists and Innovators
Art Rosenfeld amongst those honored

The Whitehouse Article