Four Princeton University faculty members have been selected as Simons Investigators in the inaugural year of a prestigious program aimed at supporting research by mathematicians, theoretical physicists, and theoretical computer scientists.
Archive – July 2012
Two Princeton University professors have received the 2012 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their research careers.
A new telescope capable of surveying large areas of the sky and increasing our understanding of dark energy and dark matter is one step closer to construction.
A new technology allows data centers to substitute flash memory for the more expensive and energy-intensive RAM, potentially reducing data storage costs. The technology is being commercialized by flash memory-maker Fusion-io and is under evaluation by other industry partners.
A team of Princeton University physicists and students have made major contributions to the hunt for the Higgs boson, a particle much smaller than an atom theorized to be crucial to understanding the nature of the world around us.