Physicist Ralf Rapp serves as principal investigator for the HEFTY Collaboration, one of five Department of Energy projects that are bringing together leading U.S. nuclear theorists to expand our knowledge of nuclear matter.
Senior Grace Vaughn ’23 credits Texas A&M University with cultivating her passion for selfless service, a tradition she plans to continue to honor in the professional world.…Read More→ The post Grace Vaughn ’23: A Cadet’s Mission For Selfless Service appeared first on the The College of Arts and Sciences News page.
Texas A&M physicist Olga Kocharovskaya has been selected to receive the 2023 APS Ramsey Prize, awarded annually to recognize outstanding contributions to atomic, molecular and optical physics as well as precision tests of fundamental laws and symmetries.
A study in the United Kingdom found that COVID-19 may decrease brain volume. Texas A&M neuroscientist Jessica Bernard explains the implications for those who have been infected, including an estimated one in three Americans since January 2020.…Read More→ The post COVID-19 Could Have Lasting Effects On The Brain appeared first on the The College of Arts and Sciences News page.
Texas A&M Psychological and Brain Sciences professors address the pros and cons of a hybrid work week and the broader effects of remote work on both workers and the workplace.…Read More→ The post The Future Of Remote Work In A Post-Pandemic World appeared first on the The College of Arts and Sciences News page.
College of Arts and Sciences faculty are working collaboratively with colleagues across the state in a Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board project to improve introductory courses for institutions and the students they serve.
Scientists including Texas A&M astronomer Justin Spilker used the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array along with the Hubble Space Telescope to study a newly-dormant galaxy that stopped forming stars due to fuel loss during the merging process — a discovery that’s shedding new light on galaxy evolution.
Five Texas A&M Science faculty recently have been appointed to endowed chairs and professorships in the Departments of Biology, Chemistry, and Physics and Astronomy in recognition of their accomplishments and international scholarly excellence.
Two new images from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope show what may be among the earliest galaxies ever observed. Both images include objects from more than 13 billion years ago, and one offers a much wider field of view than Webb’s First Deep Field image, which was released amid great fanfare July 12. The images represent […]
Texas A&M University and its partners in the Giant Magellan Telescope announced today (Aug. 2) they have secured a $205 million investment from its international consortium to accelerate construction of the most powerful telescope ever engineered featuring the world’s largest mirrors. This investment marks one of the largest funding rounds for the telescope since its founding […]
The estate lawyer carries on a family legacy of serving Texas A&M University.…Read More→ The post Michele Mobley ’87 Appointed To Texas A&M Foundation Board Of Trustees appeared first on the The College of Arts and Sciences News page.
Noticing the beauty in everyday moments can help you find more meaning in life, a Texas A&M researcher says.…Read More→ The post Searching For Meaning? Try Appreciating The Small Things appeared first on the The College of Arts and Sciences News page.
Ever since NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope successfully launched on Christmas morning, Texas A&M University astronomer Casey Papovich has been looking forward to Christmas in July — a milestone moment marking the official end of the telescope’s six-month instrument calibration and testing period and the beginning of its scientific operations set to transform our understanding […]
Road rage fatalities are at unprecedented levels. Clinical psychologist and professor, Shereece Fields, talks through the psychological processes of impulsivity and what we can do to mitigate our aggression while driving.…Read More→ The post How To Deal With Road Rage appeared first on the The College of Arts and Sciences News page.