Mu2e researchers assembling the experiment

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Vlad Pribiag, Fiona Burnell, Rafael Fernandes and Ke Wang

Collaboration uncovers unique properties of a promising new material

A collaboration that includes four faculty members of the School of Physics and Astronomy, Vlad Pribiag, Fiona Burnell, Rafael Fernandes, and Ke Wang, has discovered that a unique superconducting
fellowships and awards

2021 Graduate Awards and Fellowships

There are 14 graduate award and fellowship recipients in the School for 2021.
Scholarship and Awards

2021 Undergraduate Scholarship Recipients

There are 29 undergraduate recipients for 13 separate scholarships.
Rafael Fernandes

Fernandes Receives Research Award

Professor Rafael Fernandes of the School of Physics and Astronomy has received the 2021 George W. Taylor Award for Distinguished Research from the College of Science and Engineering.
Evan Skillman

Skillman named CSE Distinguished Professor

Professor Evan Skillman of the School has been named a College of Science and Engineering Distinguished Professor.
Isabelle Van Hattan, young woman wearing a lab coat, mask and shower cap standing next to a detector module

Mu2e an (almost) impossible experiment

Physicists at the University of Minnesota are building an experiment that they readily admit is almost impossible.