Kavli News

09/28/2010

John P. Holdren, Science Advisor to U.S. President Barack Obama, details need and efforts to mitigate "Global Climate Disruption."

09/27/2010

UC Santa Barbara astrophysicist Lars Bildsten, a permanent member of the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, has been awarded the Wayne Rosing, Simon and Diana Raab Chair in Theoretical Astrophysics in recognition of his pioneering contributions to the discipline.

09/22/2010

The Royal Society has awarded Celia Hoyles the first "Royal Society Kavli Education Medal," which recognizes an individual for a distinguished contribution to science or mathematics education.

09/20/2010

The American Physical Society has elected the University of Chicago's Michael S. Turner vice president as of Jan. 1, 2011. The election puts Turner in line to serve later as president-elect, president, and then past-president in successive years.

09/15/2010

Researchers have illuminated the molecular interactions that occur during the journey of messenger Ribonucleic acid (RNA) molecules from the nucleus into the cytoplasm.

09/14/2010

Estate turned Centre will host a broad array of high-level meetings, and provide an environment that historically has given rise to scientific breakthroughs.

09/13/2010

Cees Dekker becomes the new director of Delft's Kavli Institute and officially opens a new Department of Bionanoscience.

09/10/2010

Scientists from Delft University of Technology and the Ames Laboratory of the US Department of Energy have succeeded in fully protecting the spin state of a single electron from its environment.

09/07/2010

The 2010 Kavli Prize laureates were presented their awards by His Majesty King Harald of Norway during a ceremony at the Oslo Concert Hall.

09/02/2010

A new technique uses a sheet of carbon just one atom thick, to visualize the structure of molecules.

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