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Artist rendering of neutron star merger

(Oct. 10, 2023)

Five NSF Grants Fund Syracuse University Researchers’ Work with Cosmic Explorer

Researchers from the University’s new Center for Gravitational Wave Astronomy and Astrophysics are at the intellectual center of the next-generation observatory.

(Sept. 29, 2023)

Alexander Nitz Awarded NSF Grant for Work on Gravitational-Wave Astronomy

The grant will support the development of new search algorithms in the rapidly expanding field of gravitational-wave astronomy.

Graphic depicting a black hole merger with colors swirling around a black circle.

(Sept. 25, 2023)

Syracuse University Launches the Center for Gravitational Wave Astronomy and Astrophysics

The new center officially launched with an opening ceremony featuring distinguished speakers from Harvard, MIT and Princeton.

On the Shoulders of Giants book cover.

(Sept. 21, 2023)

Physics Alum Mark Reed Celebrated as “Quantum Pioneer” in New Book

Though best remembered for his work at Texas Instruments and Yale University, Reed launched his scientific career at Syracuse University.

Portrait of Mary Schmidt Campbell

(Sept. 6, 2023)

Annual Lecture Honoring Physics Professor Kameshwar C. Wali Held on October 5

This year featured distinguished speaker and alumna, Mary Schmidt Campbell G’73, G’82, H’21: “Towards a Model of Equity in Graduate Education”.

Side by side portraits of Kishi Ducre and Alan Middleton.

(Aug. 21, 2023)

A Commitment to A&S Excellence

Dean Mortazavi recognizes Kishi Animashaun Ducre and Alan Middleton, outgoing associate deans, for their achievements in fostering equity and inclusion and research excellence in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Student explaining research to two people.

(Aug. 10, 2023)

Department of Physics Holds Second Annual Paid Internship Program for Aspiring Young Scientists in Syracuse

The Syracuse University Research in Physics program brings Syracuse City School District students to campus labs for six weeks of physics research.

(June 22, 2023)

Chance Baggett Featured in Syracuse University Article

Chance Baggett '24 has been named a 2023-24 Astronaut Scholar by the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF).