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INDIANAPOLIS -- Steve Pressé, Ph.D., assistant professor of physics in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, collaborates as the theorist of a new University of California-Berkeley study that provides novel insight...
Oct 25 2013
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A research team that includes a physics professor at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) has recorded a drastically reduced measurement of the Casimir effect, a fundamental quantum phenomenon experienced between two neutral bodies...
Oct 1 2013
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A professor in the Department of Physics co-authored a new study published in the latest edition of Physical Review Letters, one of the top U.S. journals devoted to the study of physics.Zhe-Yu Jeff Ou, Ph.D., is one of four authors of a recent study...
Jul 22 2013
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Kevin Berkopes, new director of the IUPUI Math Assistance Center, gets it. Math is hard for many college students. Some people are “scared of math like they are scared of spiders,” he said.The key thing to remember is that math doesn’t have to be looked...
Jul 17 2013
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A Ph.D. student in the Department of Physics at IUPUI spoke recently before members of the U.S. Congress to explain the value of supporting national research facilities that drive innovation in science and technology.Luis Palacio, a Ph.D. physics student...
Jul 3 2013
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Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard on Tuesday praised the efforts at IUPUI to improve education initiatives in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields as “absolutely critical” to the long-term economic future of Indiana.“There is...
May 8 2013
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Researchers from IU campuses across the state partnered to submit 108 proposals for IU Collaborative Research Grant (IUCRG) funds, designed to facilitate and support outstanding research and cutting edge discoveries by teams who have not worked together...
May 3 2013
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Several faculty and students in the School of Science at IUPUI were honored recently at the annual IUPUI Chancellor’s Academic Honors Convocation.Gabriel Filippelli, Ph.D., professor of Earth Sciences and director of the Center for Urban Health, received...
Apr 30 2013
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Jason Walsman is IUPUI's first Goldwater Scholar.Three students at Indiana University campuses have been awarded Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships, which are presented to the country’s most promising undergraduate college students in math, science and...
Apr 15 2013
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Record 39 Science Students in IUPUI Top 100Seven students in the School of Science at IUPUI were named among the Top 10 male and female students across campus. The school had the largest number of students in the Top 100 from any single school on...
Apr 15 2013