Photograph Prof. Tom Madura demonstrating 3D printer functionality to students.

If You Can Dream It, You Can (Probably) 3D Print It

Associate Professor Tom Madura's new 3D printing class has been featured in Washington Square Magazine.

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Rare California Glimpse of the Northern Lights


Following an intense round of recent solar activity, the Northern Lights recently came to visit the Bay Area.

Nagaoka Polarons Revealed


Ehsan Khatami and his student Pranav Seetharaman have been published in Nature, collaborating on a project in which an ultracold gas was manipulated to reveal an exotic new kind of quasiparticle excitation.

Understanding Transfer Pathways


Frank Dachille and Gina Quan have paper recently published in The Physics Teacher examining the experiences of community college transfer students.

Research Week Roundup


Jacob Garner and Mariana Rojas-Montoya occupied prominent roles in an SJSU promotional video commemorating the second annual Research Week.

College of Science Student Research Day


SJSU's College of Science held its 19th annual Student Research Day this past Friday. Over 250 student authors showed up to present and share their work.

Gina Quan Recognized as Outstanding Journal Referee


Gina Quan has been recognized as an Outstanding Referee by the American Physical Society.