Thomas Vojta

Learn about the inside of atoms at Nobel Prize in Physics lecture today

Posted by on November 26, 2023

Dr. Thomas Vojta, chair and professor of physics, will present “The world inside atoms revealed by ultrafast light pulses,” a lecture about the 2023 Nobel Prize in Physics, 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, in Room 104 of the Physics Building.

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Vojta awarded fellowship at Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Posted by on June 6, 2023

Dr. Thomas Vojta, Curators’ Distinguished Professor and chair of physics, was awarded a visiting faculty fellowship at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, which is one of the top STEM universities in India.

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2021 Nobel Prize in Physics public lecture on Thursday

Posted by on November 15, 2021

Dr. Thomas Vojta, chair of physics, will present “Hidden Patterns in Complex Systems,” a lecture on the 2021 Nobel Prize in Physics, at 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, in Room 104 of the Physics Building

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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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S&T wins $2 million grant for supercomputer research

Posted by on October 1, 2019

Missouri S&T has received a $1.96 million grant from the National Science Foundation to purchase and install a new supercomputing system on campus.

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Lights, lasers, Nobel Prize

Posted by on November 15, 2018

Two physics faculty members will present “Tools of Light,” a lecture about the 2018 Nobel Prize for groundbreaking inventions in the field of laser physics, 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, in Room 104 of Physics Building. Refreshments will be served at 3:40 p.m.

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Vojta named chair of physics

Posted by on December 19, 2017

Dr. Thomas Vojta, Curators’ Distinguished Professor of physics, has been named chair of the physics department. His appointment becomes effective Monday, Jan. 1.

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Three faculty named Curators’ Distinguished Professors

Posted by on January 3, 2017

During S&T commencement ceremonies Dec. 17, three faculty members were recognized as Curators’ Distinguished professors. The professors are:

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