Submitted on behalf of Dean Tanya R. Saunders, Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies.
I am pleased to announce the recipients of the 2010-11 London faculty sabbaticals. Michael Rogers is recommended for the Fall 2010 semester while Anna Larsen is recommended for Spring 2011.
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.