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April 6, 2022
Physicists are closing in on the true nature of the neutrino — and might be closer to answering a fundamental question about our own existence In a cavern under a mountain,...
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April 6, 2022
Wright Lab congratulates undergraduate Matthew King, postgraduate associate Claire Laffan, and graduate student Sierra Wilde on being awarded 2022 NSF Graduate Research...
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March 21, 2022
On Monday, March 14, 2022, Michael Oliver successfully defended his thesis, “Measurement of Correlations Between Neutral Pions and Charged Hadrons in Heavy Ion Collisions...
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March 18, 2022
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded support for a 2-year pilot Research Traineeship for Diversity in Nuclear Physics program at Wright Lab. The traineeship is...
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March 18, 2022
Yale Physics and Wright Lab welcome Fernando Flor, a postdoctoral fellow working with Helen Caines and the Relativistic Heavy Ion Group.  Flor is the first postdoctoral...