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September 24, 2021

New evidence suggests protons and neutrons go through a “first-order” phase transition — a kind of stop-and-go change in temperature — when they “melt.” This is similar to how ice melts: energy…

September 21, 2021

Michael Stamatikos, PhD, is part of the collaboration for the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, a massive astroparticle physics experiment located at the South Pole. Their work is featured in two…

August 31, 2021

CCAPP is proud to announce Erin Kado-Fong (Princeton) and Kaeli Hughes (Chicago) as the winners of the 2021 Price Prize in Cosmology and Astrophysics!

Erin’s…

August 31, 2021

This year, the OSU Physics Department launched an award for Exceptional Mentoring to recognize students and post-doctorates who have gone above and beyond in mentoring students in the physics…

August 25, 2021

CCAPP Fellow Ami Choi was surprised today in the Cosmology Lunch group meeting by Marcela Hernandez, Administrative Director of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, who came to announce that Ami…

August 11, 2021

Tharindu Jayasinghe, a doctoral astronomy student, and Todd Thompson, interim chair and professor of astronomy, join Cincinnati Public Radio to discuss how their recent discovery of a black hole…

August 11, 2021

In its video comparing the sizes of black holes, the popular science YouTube channel “Kurzgesagt — In a Nutshell” featured the recently discovered black hole “The Unicorn,” detected by a team of…

July 27, 2021

The All-Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae (ASAS-SN), an Ohio State-led automated telescope network that observes the entire sky every night, recently received a combined $3 million in funding,…

July 8, 2021

The College of Arts and Sciences is thrilled to announce its 2021 Distinguished Professor Awards. This award serves to honor full professor colleagues who have excelled in teaching, service and…