The world of roller coasters is abuzz with the idea of a levitating amusement park ride, and an Ithaca College physics professor is helping lead the way. A Travel Channel piece on Sunday night featured IC’s Matt Sullivan demonstrating how superconductors could literally help take roller coasters to the next level.
“The phenomenon of...
The New York State Archaeological Association Conference was held in Watertown, NY on April 27 and 28, 2013. The Anthropology Department was well-represented.
Michael "Bodhi" Rogers, of the Department of Physics, becomes chair of the New York State Section of the American Physical Society
Exploring the thermodynamics of a rubber band
Department of Physics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331
Department of Physics, Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York 14850
ITHACA, NY — Dante Lauretta — professor of planetary science at the University of Arizona and principal investigator of NASA’s first mission to bring back asteroid samples for study and analysis—will visit Ithaca College on Thursday, Sept. 13, to give an overview of the project. Free and open to the public, the talk will begin at noon in the Center for Natural Sciences...