Kavli News

07/16/2009

The Financial Times discusses philanthropic support for basic scientific research with Fred Kavli and Mike Lazaridis, who both addressed a special plenary session at the World Conference of Science Journalists in London.

07/15/2009

Bowers is a pioneering professor of electrical and computer engineering and director of the campus's Institute for Energy Efficiency.

07/09/2009

By creating robust simulations of the early universe, astrophysicists now have the most detailed understanding of how the first stars formed.

06/17/2009

Researchers has found a planet around another star whose orbit is steeply tilted from the plane of the star's equator.

06/04/2009

Physicists at the California Institute of Technology have developed a nanoscale device that exploits the mechanical properties of light.

05/15/2009

Researchers at the University of Chicago have devised a test to detect remnants of the radiation emitted at the earliest moments of the universe.

05/11/2009

The U.S. DOE Office of Science has announced that it will fund the creation of 46 Energy Frontier Research Centers over the next five years.

05/08/2009

Columbia University will become home to one of 46 new Energy Frontier Research Centers announced this week by the White House.

05/06/2009

Fred Kavli is among seven individuals to receive honorary degrees at the university's 151st annual commencement.

05/05/2009

Gamma-ray bursts are thought to last mere seconds or a few short minutes. But new data shows at least some of them have much more staying power.

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