Passing of Dr. Robert John Bell

Posted by on May 18, 2021

Dr. Robert John Bell, age 86, former physics professor at S&T, died May 9 in San Antonio, Texas. He served S&T’s physics department from 1965 until his retirement in 1992.

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Join journal club tomorrow

Posted by on May 6, 2021

Missouri S&T’s Women in Physics group will hold its first journal club at 3 p.m. Friday, May 7, via Zoom. he event is open to all to learn success stories of women in STEM.

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Cavaglia re-elected to LIGO working group

Posted by on May 4, 2021

Dr. Marco Cavaglia, has been re-elected co-chair of the Burst Sources Working Group of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration for an additional two-year term.

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Nobel Prize winner to give virtual seminar

Posted by on March 29, 2021

Dr. William D. Phillips, one of three recipients of the 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics, will give a special colloquium at 4 p.m. Thursday, April 1. He will give a talk titled “A New Measure: The Revolutionary Quantum Reform of the Metric System.”

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Medvedeva chases hydrogen in amorphous oxide semiconductors

Posted by on February 2, 2021

Research findings by Dr. Julia Medvedeva, professor of physics, together with her colleagues from Northwestern University, have recently been published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and the Journal of Materials Chemistry C.

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Women in Physics coming to S&T

Posted by on February 2, 2021

Dripta Bhattacharjee and Yanyan Zheng, both Ph.D. students in physics, won a Women in Physics Group Grant from the American Physical Society to establish a Women in Physics group at Missouri S&T.

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Physics tutors sought

Posted by on January 28, 2021

The Learning Enhancement Across Disciplines (LEAD) program needs students to tutor Physics 2135: Engineering Physics 2. Applicants must have earned an “A” in the course, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.6, and be a full-time undergraduate student.

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Physics tutors needed for LEAD program

Posted by on January 25, 2021

The Learning Enhancement Across Disciplines (LEAD) program needs students to tutor Physics 2135. To apply, go to and fill out the application form.

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Medvedeva lectures in London

Posted by on January 5, 2021

Dr. Julia Medvedeva, professor of physics, delivered an invited virtual presentation on her latest research on amorphous oxide semiconductors at the Thomas Young Centre (TYC) Symposium in London on Dec. 3.

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Outstanding teaching awards go to 44 faculty

Posted by on December 1, 2020

Forty-four faculty members will be honored with the Outstanding Teaching Award for 2019-20 and 35 faculty members received an Outstanding Teaching Commendation. Additionally two faculty members are being honored with the Sustained Excellence in Outstanding Teaching Award. Recipients are:

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