Wisconsin researchers helped research that won Nobel Prize - Fort Bend Herald

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee played a role in breakthrough research on gravitational waves that earned a Nobel Prize in physics. Researchers Barry Barish and Kip Thorne of California and Massachusetts scientist ...

MSU Researcher's Work Contributed to Nobel Prize in Physics - U.S. News & World Report

A Montana State University researcher's work, that helped confirm Einstein's theory of gravitational waves, contributed to the Nobel Prize in physics. Oct. 7, 2017, at 10:20 a.m.. MSU Researcher's Work Contributed to Nobel Prize in Physics ...

From noise to music: How the LIGO team heard the famous 'chirp' - The Hindu

Determination: "Once we went down the road of making the detailed study of noise a science in itself, we realized that there are no limits to measurement," says Rana Adhikari. Shubashree Desikan. October 07, 2017 18:55 IST. Updated: October 07, 2017 ...

The Nobel Prize: South Whidbey grad's research contributed to coveted physics award - South Whidbey Record

A South Whidbey grad who played a role in observing and studying ripples in the fabric of space-time found out Tuesday that her efforts have led to a Nobel Prize in Physics. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced this week that Rainer Weiss, ...

UCR physicist is proud of his father for winning the Nobel Prize in Physics - Press-Enterprise

Kenneth Barish, chairman of the UCR Department of Physics and Astronomy is proud of his father, Barry Barish, of Caltech who recently won a Nobel Prize in Physics for helping discover gravitational waves. (TERRY PIERSON,THE ...

Here are the names and achievements behind this year's Nobel Prizes in Science - Digital Trends

MIT physicist Rainer Weiss, looks at his 1974 prototype for Radio Frequency Modulated Test Interferometer at the MIT Pappalardo Room, after he received news early this morning that he shared the win for the Nobel Prize in Physics. Ryan McBride/AFP ...

Nobel laureate tells science like it is - CBC.ca

Every year it is an exquisite pleasure to interview a winner of the Nobel Prizes in science, and this year was no exception as we spoke with Dr. Rainer Weiss, who shared the physics prize with Dr. Kip Thorne and Dr. Barry Barish for the discovery of ...

Nobel Prize 2017: All The Winners - Economic Times

The physics prize was divided, one half awarded to Rainer Weiss (L), the other half jointly to Barry C. Barish (C) and Kip S. Thorne (R) "for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves". They received the ...

Nobel Prize for Physics, 2017 - Indian Connection - New Kerala

New Delhi : The 2017 Nobel Prize for Physics has been conferred to three scientists namely Rainer Weiss, Barry C Barish & Kip S Thorne under the LIGO Project for their discovery of gravitational waves, 100 years after Einstein's General Relativity ...

Is the Nobel for discovery of gravitational waves premature? - Avenue Mail

On October 3, 2017, the Nobel Prize for Physics was awarded to three American physicists “for decisive contribution to Laser Interferometry Gravitational Observatory (LIGO) detector and observation of gravitational waves”, a sort of extremely faint ...

Trending Science: Listening to the whispering Universe – work on gravitational waves recognised by Nobel Prize - Cordis News

The 2017 Nobel Prize for Physics has gone to three scientists, two in collaboration, for their work on gravitational waves. These ripples across spacetime echo far-distant cataclysms, giving us a new language with which to interpret the actions of the ...

Nobel Prize-winning discovery on gravitational waves came about with contributions from USC scientists - USC News

Illustration of gravitational waves An artist's impression shows gravitational waves generated by binary neutron stars. (Photo/R. Hurt, Caltech-JPL). The Nobel Prize-winning discovery that gravitational waves exist in the universe — which in turn ...

The Nobel Prizes – what you need to know - DeathRattleSports.com

How much do you know about the Nobel Prizes? DW takes a look at who and what are behind one of the most prestigious awards in the world. Alfred Nobel Portrait (Getty Images/Hulton Archive). Who was Alfred Nobel? Alfred Nobel was born in Stockholm in ...

Boulder-based HPD's equipment helps LIGO team win Nobel Prize - BizWest Media

BOULDER — A Boulder-based company provided some of the equipment used in the gravitational waves experiment that won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Physics. High Precision Devices, a 30-person company, built the seismic isolation platforms where the ...

Secrets, big science and dynamite: The quirky stories behind how Nobel Prizes work - ABC Online

The Nobel Prize might never had existed had a newspaper not accidentally posted Alfred Nobel's obituary before he died. During his lifetime, Nobel became famous for making a vast fortune off inventing dynamite. But when his brother Ludvig died, the ...

39 Indian scientists co-authored papers that got Nobel Physics prize - Deccan Herald

The Nobel Prize for Physics, 2017, which was given for the detection of gravitational waves is a “proud moment” for India also, the Department of Science and Technology (DST) said on Friday. It said the discovery papers were co-authored by 39 Indian ...

Orcas Currents lecturer Barry Barish wins Nobel Prize - Islands' Sounder

Caltech Professor Emeritus Barry Barish, who delivered an engaging Orcas Currents lecture on the subject in July 2016, has just been awarded a share of the 2017 Nobel Prize in physics for his crucial contributions to the discovery of gravity waves.

What Are The Long-Term Effects Of Short-Term Science Funding Cuts? - WLRN

Barry Barish (left) and Kip Thorne address a press conference at the California Institute of Technology after receiving the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics on Oct. 3, 2017, in Pasadena, Calif. Barish and Thorne were among seven Americans to win Nobel ...

Embry-Riddle Prescott Team Contributes to Nobel Prize Winning Research - ERAU News

Five Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University faculty and student researchers working at the Prescott, Ariz., campus were among the contributing researchers to LIGO, the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, which received the Nobel Prize in ...

Fresh off first Nobel, top physicist coming to SBU - Innovate Long Island

Speech, speech: Caltech Professor Kip Thorne, a 2017 Nobel Prize winner in physics, will lecture at Stony Brook University this spring. October 6, 2017. By GREGORY ZELLER //. A freshly minted Nobel Prize winner will grace Stony Brook University this ...