Antara Sen, '22, conducted research with NASA which was featured in The Ithacan. Photo courtesy of NASA and Antara Sen.
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Faculty & Staff
School of Humanities & Sciences
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Mathematics and Physics
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Beth Ellen Clark Joseph
Chair, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy
How worried should future earthlings be about Asteroid 101955 Bennu? Professor Beth Ellen Clark Joseph is leading a team to find out.Learn More
Beth Ellen Clark Joseph, Chair
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