- July 30, 2014 at 2:09 pm
Deborah Gross, professor of chemistry, and Hal Van Ryswyk '82 and P '2007, professor of chemistry at Harvey Mudd College, published a paper in the Journal of Chemical Education entitled "Examination and Manipulation of Protein Surface Charge in Solution with Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry" (J. Chem. Educ., 2014, DOI 10.1021/ed4005886.) The planning of this collaborative paper began a few yeras ago when Professor Van Ryswyk visited Carleton as an external reviewer for the Department of Chemistry.
- April 30, 2014 at 11:47 am
Audrey Russek, Andersen Fellow in American Studies, was recently awarded a 2014 Henry Belin du Pont Research Grant from the Hagley Museum and Library in Wilmington, Del., which specializes in the history of American business, technology, and innovation. This residential fellowship supports Russek's research for two weeks during the summer of 2014.
- April 23, 2014 at 1:52 pm
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- April 4, 2014 at 11:51 am
Serena Zabin, associate professor of history, has received a Benjamin F. Stevens fellowship from the Massachusetts Historical Society for research in Boston during summer 2014 on her book, Occupying Boston: An Intimate History of the Boston Massacre.
- April 3, 2014 at 1:30 pm
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- February 28, 2014 at 10:46 am
Marty Baylor, Assistant Professor of Physics, has been granted a prestigious Single-Investigator Cottrell College Science Award from the Research Corporation for her project “Optimization of Index Contrast in Diffusive Photopolymers Able to Create Waveguides and Fluid Channels in Optofluidic Devices.” The award will move Prof. Baylor closer to her goal of creating 3-D, portable devices for optical sensor applications. Grant support will also enable undergraduate researchers to assist in building apparatus, acquiring data, analyzing results, and devising future experiments.
- February 24, 2014 at 4:30 pm
Laska Jimsen, Assistant Professor of Cinema and Media Studies, recently was awarded an Artist Initiative grant in Visual Arts from the Minnesota State Arts Board to support completion of the experimental 16mm film, Circles & Arrows, Matrices & Trees. Jimsen will screen cuts of the film at colleges, universities, and arts centers. She also plans to conduct workshops on the photochemical process of 16mm hand processing.
- February 24, 2014 at 4:22 pm
Jason Decker and Daniel Groll, Assistant Professors of Philosophy, co-authored a paper, "Moral Testimony: One of These Things Is Just Like the Others," which was published in the journal Analytic Philosophy.
- February 24, 2014 at 4:09 pm
Arjendu Pattanayak, Professor of Physics, was invited to give a talk at the University of Toronto on "Surprises in the quantum-classical transition for computed Lyapunov exponents" at the Fields Institute as part of the Centre for Quantum Information and Quantum Control seminar series on January 31. He spoke on his recent work that explores the multi-parameter transition between classic and quantum-mechanical behaviors.