Public Viewing night, Friday, February 26th from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
ITHACA, NY — Beth Ellen Clark Joseph, associate professor and chair of physics at Ithaca College, will spend 2010 working on a concept study with fellow members of a science team whose proposal to study asteroid geology has been selected as one of three finalists for NASA’s New Frontiers Program. The project, OSIRIS-REx (Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification...
ITHACA, NY — Since their discovery nearly 100 years ago, superconductors have grown from an unexplained laboratory phenomenon to one of the greatest successes of quantum physics and a staple of modern medicine. The Physics Café series at Ithaca College will explore these unique materials in a talk by assistant professor of physics Matthew C. Sullivan on Wednesday, Feb. 3....
Jonas Contakos '00, associate professor of physics Bruce Thompson, and gymnastics head coach Rick Suddaby -- together with Les Carlton of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign -- published a paper, "The Physics of a Gymnastics Flight Element," which was featured on the cover of the September 2009 issue of the Physics Teacher journal.
Award: $60,638 to Ithaca College and $107,570 to Cornell University
The Kalavasos and Maroni Built Environments Project is an interdisciplinary and collaborative effort by Cornell University and Ithaca College to investigate the relationships between architecture, social interaction, and social change during the Late Bronze Age (c. 1650-1100 BCE) of Cyprus.