•  water pollution image
    If you’re reading this, you are almost certainly not a fish. But Linda Tseng, assistant professor of environmental studies and physics, thinks we humans need to take the perspective of our water-dwelling friends more often.
    November 18, 2022
  • Jillian Paulin image
    Physics & Astronomy student Jillian Paulin ’23 has received the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship. The Goldwater Scholarship Program, one of the oldest and most prestigious national scholarships in the natural sciences, engineering, and mathematics in the United States, seeks to identify and support college sophomores and juniors who show exceptional promise of becoming this nation’s next generation of research leaders in these fields.
    April 21, 2022
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    Jonathan Levine, Associate Professor of Physics, works with Joe Eakin in Colgate's Ho Tung Visualization Lab to fully immerse his Astronomy 101 students in the wonders of the universe.
    April 12, 2022
  • Golden Pothos
    An ordinary houseplant sitting in Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy Ramesh Adhikari’s lab has become the star of his latest publication. It’s a golden pothos that he purchased at Home Depot.
    November 17, 2021
  • Prof. Adhikari's profile picture.
    It has been demonstrated in Prof. Adhikari's lab that the leaves of a common household plant, Golden Pothos, can be used to construct resistive memory devices. These devices can be turned "ON" or "OFF" by applying appropriate switching voltages and are stable for hundreds of cycles.
    August 30, 2021