NewsUC Davis Physics News
- A public lecture, "The Large Hadron Collider: The Big Bang Machine" by Prof. Dr. Albert DeRoeck, a senior research scientist for CERN and adjunct professor of physics at UC Davis, will be held in the Welcome Center Presentation Room at 8pm.
- Professor Knox is on a four-city public lecture tour speaking about the process of science more generally and the big bang in particular.
- Dustin Gilbert and Prof. Kai Liu's work on FeCuPt was one of the 15 most accessed papers in all of Applied Physics Letters in 2013
- New initiatives in physics of complex systems: UCD Physics hosted 40 top researchers from a dozen US universities to kickoff two 5-year projects on controlling complex networks and information processing at the nanoscale (informationengines.org). UC Davis is the lead institution for the multi-university consortia. The projects are led by Profs. Raissa D'Souza (Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering) and Jim Crutchfield (Physics).