A note from the dean of the Physical Sciences Division.
Science and emotion in A Wrinkle in Time.
Angela Olinto brings high energy to the deanʼs office.
Astrophysicist Brian Nord looks for lenses through AI eyes.
Computer scientists Heather Zheng, Ben Zhao, and Blase Ur mine data to study behavior and expose security flaws.
Associate professor Charles Smart summits the Abelian sandpile.
Whether finding neutrinos, improving solar energy storage, or programming quantum computers, the Physical Sciences Division’s Eckhardt Scholars collaborate, create, and communicate.
Reatha Clark King, SM’60, PhD’63, was one of the less hidden figures in the space race.
Updates from the Physical Sciences Division.
UChicago astronomers and astrophysicists brought family and friends to the path of totality to watch the solar eclipse on August 21.
From dark matter to gravitational waves to a balloon-borne telescope, scientists discuss how they handle setbacks.