Stories tagged "physics"

Chaos is in order for natural sciences dean

July 20th, 2011 | by Diane Chang | 2 Comments

Chaos theorist William Ditto talks about his new role as UH Mānoa dean of natural sciences.


Physicists find penguin decays in Japan

April 1st, 2011 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

University of Hawaiʻi scientists find new rare new class of beauty quark particles.


UH played role in 2008 physics Nobel

January 12th, 2009 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa physicists enjoyed particular satisfaction—and a little self-congratulation—at the announcement of the 2008 Nobel Prize for Physics. The UH scientists had a hand both in bringing the winning work to the attention of the scientific community three decades ago, and in recent experiments that validated the theory.


Frustration defines complexity in new theory

August 29th, 2008 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

What do computers, the stock market, weather and the immune system have in common?


Updated collider produces particle results in Beijing

August 29th, 2008 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

University of Hawaiʻi physicists and their Chinese partners celebrated the successful operation and first events produced by a new particle collider and detector at the Institute of High Energy Physics in Beijing during summer 2008.