Orange Alert


(Oct. 7, 2022)

A&S Physicist Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the Technology Alliance of Central New York

The award recognizes Professor Eric Schiff’s contributions to the field of physics and STEM education.

APS Physics Logo.

(Oct. 6, 2022)

Syracuse University Named Partnership Institution of the American Physical Society Bridge Program

Through the Bridge Program, the APS is working to increase the number of physics Ph.D.s awarded to students from traditionally underrepresented groups.

Portrait of Kameshwar Wali.

(Sept. 30, 2022)

Annual Wali Lecture Will Honor the Life and Legacy of Physics Professor Kameshwar C. Wali

Lecture and remembrances will be held November 4 in Hendricks Chapel.

Artist rendering of neutron star merger

(Sept. 27, 2022)

A&S Physicist Awarded NSF Grant to Enhance Gravitational Wave Data Analysis

Duncan Brown, Charles Brightman Endowed Professor of Physics and Syracuse University’s Vice President for Research, will develop algorithms and computational techniques to advance gravitational-wave detectors of the future.

Sheldon Stone

(Sept. 15, 2022)

Celebration of Life in Honor of Sheldon Stone to be Held October 7

The ceremony will begin at 4 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel.

(Aug. 31, 2022)

Searching for the Universe’s Tiniest Clues

Thanks to grants from the National Science Foundation and the Department of Energy, A&S physicists Mitch Soderberg and Denver Whittington will continue their research at the cutting edge of neutrino discovery.

Side by side portraits of Stefan Ballmer and Georgia Mansell.

(Aug. 28, 2022)

A&S Physicists Part of NSF PAARE Grant to Diversify Astrophysics

The grant will establish a pathway to success for physics graduate students from underrepresented groups.

(Aug. 19, 2022)

A&S Physicist Awarded NSF Grant to Continue Gravitational Wave Detector Research

Professor Stefan W. Ballmer and his students are collaborating with researchers from MIT to increase detector sensitivity – a key to observing some of the Universe’s most energetic events.