RSS Feed

Stories tagged with "department of physics"

Innovations at NJIT
January 10, 2017
A groundbreaking new optical device, developed at NJIT’s Big Bear Solar Observatory (BBSO) to correct images of the Sun distorted by multiple layers of atmospheric turbulence, is providing... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
October 11, 2016
Solar physicists have long viewed the rotation of sunspots as a primary generator of solar flares – the sudden, powerful blasts of electromagnetic radiation and charged particles that burst... read more!
Student Profile
October 5, 2016
Viacheslav Sadykov, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Physics, has come a long way to pursue research with the potential to advance our understanding of solar flares — immensely... read more!
Faculty Profile
July 27, 2016
Over his long and influential career, Louis Lanzerotti, distinguished research professor of physics, is principally known for shedding light on the space environment around Earth, a little-known... read more!
Student Profile
May 6, 2016
Andres Alban aspired to attend a university with strong science and engineering programs where he also could continue playing tennis. For Alban, an Albert Dorman Honors College scholar who will... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
April 18, 2016
Scientists at NJIT’s Big Bear Solar Observatory (BBSO) have captured unprecedented images of a recent solar flare, including bright flare ribbons seen crossing a sunspot followed by... read more!
Scene & Heard
April 5, 2016
The specter of a geomagnetic solar storm with the ferocity to disrupt communications satellites, knock out GPS systems, shut down air travel and quench lights, computers and telephones in... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
February 1, 2016
NJIT research instruments housed on two spacecraft currently in orbit in the Earth’s magnetosphere will continue their exploration of the Van Allen radiation belts – bands of highly... read more!