• Nobel Prize i
  • The contest, which awards prizes of up to $4,000, has been won by at least four people who later won the Nobel Prize in physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • When he was a graduate student at the University of Chicago he studied x-ray and electron scattering, and verified the Compton effect which gave Arthur Compton the Nobel Prize in Physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • This experiment was conducted one year later by the English physicist James Chadwick, leading to the discovery a new type of particle, the neutron, for which Chadwick won the 1935 Nobel Prize in Physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Frederick Reines and Clyde Cowan detected the neutrino via the inverse beta-decay reaction in 1956, for which, forty years later, they were awarded the 1995 Nobel Prize in Physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chadwick was subsequently awarded the 1935 Nobel Prize in Physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • theoretical physics
  • He is first author on over 250 publications in the area of theoretical physics as applied to a wide variety of systems, especially living systems. (gatech.edu)
  • This was discovered by an international team of scientists headed by Dr. Gordey Lesovik , a leading research scientist at MIPT's Laboratory of Quantum Information Theory and the L. D. Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences. (mipt.ru)
  • He was selected as a Rhodes Scholar, and spent 1949 to 1953 at the University of Oxford, where he received his master's degree and doctorate in theoretical physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • He took leave from Wabash from 1958 to 1960 to help establish a research program in theoretical physics at the Bandung Institute of Technology in Indonesia. (wikipedia.org)
  • QuarkNet
  • Since 1999, QuarkNet has established centers at universities and national laboratories conducting research in particle physics (also called high-energy physics) across the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Originally, QuarkNet established centers led by physicists participating in the CDF and DØ experiments at Fermilab's Tevatron in Batavia, Illinois and the ATLAS and CMS experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. (wikipedia.org)
  • QuarkNet is organized much like a particle physics experiment with a central design and infrastructure and work distributed among research groups nationwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • Working with Fermilab technicians and research physicists, QuarkNet staff has developed a classroom cosmic ray muon detector that uses the same technologies as the largest detectors at Fermilab and CERN. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a form of outreach within the physics education community for teachers and students, in 1997 the US National Science Foundation (NSF) and Department of Energy USDOE established QuarkNet, a professional teacher development program. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • Inter-Comparison of Optically Stimulated Luminescence (OSL) and Thermoluminescence (TLD) dosimeters in a Clinical Application" - Health Physics Annual Meeting (Raleigh, NC) - July, 2017. (westphysics.com)
  • Institute of Phys
  • In 2014 Parker was awarded an honorary fellowship of the Institute of Physics for her contributions to physics education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today a flagship IRIS projected allows school students to collaborate with CERN (CERN @ School), supported by the UK's Science and Technology Facilities Council, the Institute of Physics and SEPnet. (wikipedia.org)
  • Then he worked at Ioffe Institute (1928 - 1932), Ural Institute of Physics and Technology (now it's Physics of Metals Institute of Ural Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences) as a director since 1932 till 1948 and since 1953 till 1986. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sigma Pi Si
  • In 1921, in the United States, the establishment of Sigma Pi Sigma physics honor society at universities was instrumental in the expanding number of physics presentations, and led to the creation of physics clubs open to all students. (wikipedia.org)
  • mathematical physics
  • He is another hero that discovered all the socially and economically useful things of mathematics: multivariate calculus, partial differential equations, mathematical physics. (physicsforums.com)
  • In recent years this has been a very active and successful field of mathematical physics research, with a large group last year putting out Scattering Amplitudes and the Positive Grassmanian , which showed how to express some amplitudes to all loops in terms of volumes of geometric objects defined as subspaces of a Grassmanian. (columbia.edu)
  • assure
  • Whether your needs are in MRI, CT, PET, SPECT, mammography, ultrasound, radiography, or fluoroscopy, we employ state-of-the-art test equipment and highly-trained graduate-degreed physicists to assure you total compliance and maximum value. (westphysics.com)
  • The primary clinical responsibility of the Qualified Medical Physicist is to assure the safe and effective delivery of radiation to achieve a diagnostic or therapeutic result as prescribed in patient care (Medical Physics Scope of Practice). (aapm.org)
  • guidance
  • Responsibilities for this position include providing guidance and support - with a clinical physics perspective - for the development, marketing and sale of products for radiotherapy QA. (birc.ca)
  • research
  • He has also presented numerous research projects at Health Physics Society Annual Meetings. (westphysics.com)
  • Mr. Amadeo has been working in Medical and Research Health Physics activities for the past 18 years. (westphysics.com)
  • This paper examines how physicists and biologists differ in their approach to research and how these differences need to be reconciled if interdisciplinary research is to be effective and avoid major pitfalls. (springer.com)
  • Cato D.H. (2012) Physical Biologists and Biological Physicists: Combining Biology and Physics in Research on the Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life. (springer.com)
  • Salter was also a physics consultant to the Argonne National Laboratory and the Canadian National Research Council. (wikipedia.org)
  • He continued to work on research problems until his death, and had a paper published posthumously in the American Journal of Physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • With his long-time collaborator Dr. Guy Ouillon, Sornette has been leading a research group on the "Physics of earthquakes" over the last 25 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through these activities, teachers enhance their knowledge and understanding of scientific research and transfer this experience to their classrooms, engaging students in both the substance and processes of contemporary physics research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lists of the research institutes, industrial sites, and policy makers along with statements from prominent physicists were provided in five comprehensive works that had been published during the early years of the gravity control propulsion research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Physics outreach encompasses facets of science outreach and physics education and is an umbrella term for a variety of activities by schools, research institutes, universities, clubs and institutions such as science museums aimed at broadening the audience for and awareness and understanding of physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • Whether you require assistance with only those new requirements that specifically require a medical physicist, or you prefer a turn-key integrated solution (to include all required staff training, policies and procedures, dose tracking program setup, etc. (westphysics.com)
  • Ensure complete success during your next Joint Commission accreditation inspection by selecting a medical physics provider that not only has a reputation as the premier provider of medical physics services in the nation, but also has intimate knowledge of the new standards and how to effectively and efficiently comply with them. (westphysics.com)
  • Our diagnostic medical physicists are trained to evaluate the starting dose situation at a facility, draw up a multi-element plan to improve it, and then properly verify and communicate the end result. (westphysics.com)
  • Mr. Agordzo has served on the Planning Committee, and currently serves on the Medical Response Committee, of the Health Physics Society. (westphysics.com)
  • As the Senior Health Physicist for a major medical center in Winston-Salem, NC, he was part of a pilot study to treat brain cancer using I-125. (westphysics.com)
  • Any instructor teaching an introductory graduate-level course on the principles of medical physics should consider this book for adoption as a text… cover[s] the principles themselves, and it covers them very well. (springer.com)
  • It covers the prerequisite knowledge needed for courses specific to the subdisciplines of medical physics----------------radiotherapy physics, radiation dosimetry, imaging physics----, and health physics. (springer.com)
  • Every medical physicist should master the principles in the book so that their applications in specific fields of medical physics can be understood and appreciated. (springer.com)
  • Book is recommended as the text for a course designed for entering graduate students in medical physics, and every medical physicist should understand and be able to utilize the information in the text. (springer.com)
  • The patient is the ultimate beneficiary of a medical physicist s effort. (aapm.org)
  • Mechanisms to provide the necessary training and experience to become a qualified medical physicist are the focus of this report. (aapm.org)
  • It is incumbent upon us to provide the mechanisms to be certain that medical physicists are properly trained. (aapm.org)
  • There is evidence that 200 to 400 qualified clinical medical physicists are required to join the workforce annually (various surveys). (aapm.org)
  • There are currently 21 CAMPEP-accredited residency programs (Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Educational Programs, Inc.), with a number in process. (aapm.org)
  • Results of a Medical Physics Residency Training and Promotion Subcommittee survey related to training methods are then reviewed. (aapm.org)
  • This position is appropriate for medical physicists - including recent graduates - or physics associates. (birc.ca)
  • principles
  • How this ended up with the ridiculous Slashdot headline is pretty clear, as Arkani-Hamed with his trademark enthusiasm promotes this work as a road to revolutionizing physics, getting rid of locality and unitarity as fundamental principles, finding emergent space-time, maybe emergent quantum mechanics, etc (while admitting that what has been accomplished is just step 0 of step 1 of a multi-step program). (columbia.edu)
  • In August 1969, Frank Oppenheimer dedicated his new Exploratorium in San Francisco primarily to interactive science exhibits that demonstrated principles in physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • centers
  • It has expanded to include centers with participation in other particle physics experiments that are broadly representative of the field. (wikipedia.org)
  • The interactions among physicist, teacher and student primarily take place at the local centers. (wikipedia.org)
  • A staff of four physics teachers provides resources and services to the centers and guidelines for center performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the general public may sometimes be the focus of such activities, physics outreach often centers on developing and providing resources and making presentations to students, educators in other disciplines, and in some cases researchers within different areas of physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Physics
  • Radiological Evaluation of Natural and Anthropogenic Isotopes of Fish Samples Collected in Mississippi River" - Health Physics Annual Meeting (Madison, WI) - July, 2013. (westphysics.com)
  • Qualitative Analysis of Isotopic concentration in sludge samples collected from water treatment facility" - Health Physics Annual Meeting (Sacramento, CA) - July, 2012. (westphysics.com)
  • Health Effect following a radiological emergency in first responders" - Health Physics Annual Meeting (West Palm Beach, FL) - July, 2011. (westphysics.com)
  • Russian Academy
  • In 2014 Physics of Metals Institute of Ural Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences was renamed to Physics of Metals Institute of Ural Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • statistical physics
  • For a long time, the H -theorem could not be proved in the framework of classical statistical physics without resorting to additional constraints. (mipt.ru)
  • The group is active in the modelling of earthquakes, landslides, and other natural hazards, combining concepts and tools from statistical physics, statistics, tectonics, seismology and more. (wikipedia.org)
  • classical
  • Physicists (in classical physics) are used to dealing with relatively simple systems, and it is often possible to find deterministic ways of describing the systems (e.g., with mathematical models tested by measurement). (springer.com)
  • Most processes in classical physics are independent of time's arrow. (mipt.ru)
  • Many of these classical physicists resented Einstein's dismissal of the notion of a luminiferous aether, which had been a mainstay of their work for the majority of their productive lives. (wikipedia.org)
  • By contrast, classical physics only explains matter and energy on a scale familiar to human experience, including the behavior of astronomical bodies such as the Moon. (wikipedia.org)
  • Classical physics is still used in much of modern science and technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, towards the end of the 19th century, scientists discovered phenomena in both the large (macro) and the small (micro) worlds that classical physics could not explain. (wikipedia.org)
  • The desire to resolve inconsistencies between observed phenomena and classical theory led to two major revolutions in physics that created a shift in the original scientific paradigm: the theory of relativity and the development of quantum mechanics. (wikipedia.org)
  • experiment
  • Maxwell's demon is a thought experiment created by the physicist James Clerk Maxwell in which he suggested how the Second Law of Thermodynamics might hypothetically be violated. (mipt.ru)
  • form
  • Parker was head of physics at Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys in Kent, which accepts girls at sixth form. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1915 this led to a counter-reaction in the form of an "appeal" formulated by Wilhelm Wien and addressed to German physicists and scientific publishers, which was signed by sixteen German physicists, including Arnold Sommerfeld and Johannes Stark. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • I am interested in learning about how automobiles are designed from a physics/engineering perspective (i.e. what are the basic components in an auto and how do they work together to make the thing move? (physicsforums.com)
  • The successful candidate will work with a team of professionals including physicists, engineers, computer programmers and marketing communication specialists to meet the needs of our customers, world-wide. (birc.ca)
  • There is no hard and fast division, however, and physicists can learn from the biologists and vice versa, and this is most effective when they work together. (springer.com)
  • Deutsche Physik was opposed to the work of Albert Einstein and other modern theoretically based physics, which was disparagingly labeled as "Jewish Physics" (German: Jüdische Physik). (wikipedia.org)
  • science
  • In the ensuing years, physics outreach, and science outreach more generally, continued to expand and took on new popular forms, including highly successful television shows such as Cosmos: A Personal Voyage, first broadcast in 1980. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also in 1997, the European Particle Physics Outreach Group, led by Christopher Llewellyn Smith, FRS, and Director General of CERN, was formed to create a community of scientists, science educators, and communication specialists in science education and public outreach for particle physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The goal has been not only to push physics out of a strictly science education framework but also to draw in professionals and students from other fields to bring their perspectives on physical phenomena. (wikipedia.org)
  • theory
  • During the early years of the twentieth century, Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity was met with much bitter controversy within the physics communities of the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • shift
  • This group became the International Particle Physics Outreach Group (IPPOG) in 2011 after the start up of the LHC Many contemporary initiatives in physics outreach have begun to shift focus, transcending traditional field boundaries, seeking to engage students and the public by integrating elements of aesthetic design and popular culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scientific
  • AAPM is a scientific, educational, and professional nonprofit organization devoted to the discipline of physics in medicine. (aapm.org)
  • A number of German physicists, including Max Planck and the especially passionate Philipp Lenard, a scientific rival of J. J. Thomson, had then signed further "declarations", so that gradually a "war of the minds" broke out. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the mid 1800s, English physicist and chemist, Michael Faraday gave a series of nineteen lectures aimed towards young adults with the hopes of conveying scientific phenomena. (wikipedia.org)