With a new era for discovery underway at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC), more than 215 scientific users gathered at Brookhaven Lab to talk physics, preparing for future science, increasing diversity, and more at the 2016 RHIC & Alternating Gradient Synchrotron (AGS) Users' Meeting.
Michiko Minty was awarded tenure for her significant contributions in designing, constructing, and operating complex user facilities, as well as her contributions to knowledge related to the purposes of the field of accelerator science.
Haixin Huang was awarded tenure for his achievements in the field of accelerator science—specifically for his leadership in preserving spin polarization through the Lab's chain of accelerators and for polarimetry improvements at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider.
To celebrate the second anniversary of President Barack Obama's "My Brother's Keeper" initiative, the Brookhaven Lab collaborated with SUNY Old Westbury to bring more than 160 students from New York City and Long Island to the Laboratory on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 for a day of mentorship and engagement in science.
A weekly digest of preprints and publications in the field of hot and dense QCD Matter, the Quark-Gluon-Plasma and Relativistic Heavy-Ion Collisions
The Origins of the Universe
Two American Physics Labs Are Vying for a Billion-Dollar Particle Accelerator
For the First Time, Physicists Have Measured the "Strong Force" of Antimatter
'Mirror Universes' Might Look and Behave Like Ours, Study Finds