Science & Medicine

Fall/16
Updates from the Division of the Physical Sciences.

Fall/16

New computer science chair Michael Franklin discusses the past, present, and future of computation.

Fall/16

The Physics Research Center will unite theorists and experimentalists for the first time in half a century.

Fall/16

Former Argonne director; UChicago VP of research, trustee, and now representative on the Giant Magellan Telescope board; physicist; and retiring art school president Walter E. Massey enters a new phase.
Fall/16
How an automated loom inspired the earliest computer inventors.

Fall/16

Jonathan Simon blurs the line between matter and light.
Fall/16
Nobelist James Cronin twice expanded our sense of the possible, first in particle physics and then in astronomical observation.
Fall/16
Olufunmilayo Olopade is attacking cancer from all sides.
Fall/16
The connections between UChicago and the Marine Biological Laboratory go back more than a century.

07.28.16

John Goodenough’s quest for a better battery.
Summer/16
Kelly Bulkeley, PhD’92, examines what our dreams reveal about our religion, our culture, and our politics.