APS News

May 2015 (Volume 24, Number 5)

APS March Meeting 2015 Kavli Foundation Special Symposium

Frontiers of Light

Stefan HellHoward HessWilliam MoernerMargaret MurnaneShuji Nakamura

This year’s March Meeting Kavli Symposium featured five speakers on the theme of light, to coincide with the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies. Left to right: Stefan Hell, Howard Hess, William Moerner, Margaret Murnane, and Shuji Nakamura. Hell, Moerner, and Nakamura are all 2014 Nobel Laureates. See the APS March Meeting page for more information. And, watch all of the talks on the APS YouTube channel.

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May 2015 (Volume 24, Number 5)

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Mapmakers Chart Distribution of Dark Matter
Nuclear Needles in Cargo Haystacks
PhysTEC Selects Four New Sites to Share $1.2 Million
Particle Physicists Gather to Plan Next Accelerator
Nuclear Pasta and Neutron Waffles
The Art and Science of Black Holes
Environmental Physics at the April Meeting
2015 APS General Election
APS March Meeting 2015 Kavli Foundation Special Symposium
Letters to the Editor
The Back Page
Inside the Beltway
Members in the Media
This Month in Physics History
Profiles In Versatility
Diversity Corner