Having just finished his first year teaching introductory electromagnetism to OSU freshman, in summer 2015, Prof. Chris Orban purchased a $10 “Google Cardboard” headset and immediately realized the potential for smartphone-based virtual reality to revolutionize physics instruction. Prof.
OSU Physics professors Daniel Gauthier, Jay Gupta, Ezekiel Johnston-Halperin and Roland Kawakami are collaborating with Prof.
Professor Samir Mathur and his team building on previous work from 2004 have recently published their work in the Journal of High Energy Physics. Their work suggests that black holes are not surrounded by a burning ring of fire, but are basically like a giant messy ball o
For the 17th year, our Instructional Support Staff (Harold Whitt, Chris Healy and Katie Ferrell) along with help from student volunteers are presenting Phun with Physics at the Ohio State Fair. (july 25-August 5).
The PRB will be the site of the 2018 Spin Caloritronics IX Conference this week. The conference organized by Prof. Jos Heremens and Prof. P. Chris Hammel focuses on thermal spin transport, but includes new results in the fields of spin transport and spin dynamics in general.