MCFP Professors Quoted in Articles
- Published: Monday, 12 July 2010 16:15
Professor Sylvester James Gates (Physics) was quoted in Policy Innovations, June 7, in an article on public science literacy. He was also mentioned in IEEE Spectrum, June edition, in a film review of The Nature of Existence for which he was interviewed. The film premiered in New York on June 18 and will open in Los Angeles on July 2.
Professor Ted Jacobson (Physics), with collaborator Dr.Thomas Sotiriou (University of Cambridge), were the subjects of an article in ABC (Australia), June 21 on their development of a formula on how to see into a black hole. Dr. Sotiriou is a former MCFP member.
Profesor Ted Jacobson was also mentioned in an article "A Scientist Takes on Gravity" in New York Times on July 13, 2010.
Professor Rabindra Mohapatra (Physics) was quoted in Science News, June 25, in an article on June 1, in an article on the recent finding of direct evidence that a neutrino morphs from one type into another. The finding provides additional support for the notion that neutrinos have mass, a property that requires an explanation beyond the realm of the standard model of particle physics.