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Anne Fortman

Anne Fortman

4/28/18
Congratulations to Anne (particle physics) and Tyler (theoretical physics) for winning NSF Graduate Research Fellowships !
10/8/17
Our esteemed faculty currently include nine NSF Career award-winners.
10/7/17
Please join us in congratulating Anne Fortman on receiving the 2017 Goldwater Scholarship!
10/7/17
Graduate student Geoffrey Fatin received a perfect physics GRE score in 2016. Congratulations, Geoffrey! We hope your accomplishment encourages future students to study up – it can be done!

Recent Research News

6/26/18

Scientists have improved the performance of magnetic nanoparticles designed to roast and destroy tumors.

9/4/18

Funding comes as the field marks its latest big discovery — the observation of the Higgs boson’s most common mode of decay.

6/11/18

UB scientists contributed to the research, which confirms predictions but leaves open prickly questions about the nature of the universe.

4/4/18

Study results could one day inform the design of new materials for protective gear, energy-harvesting devices and more.

8/16/17

The minimally invasive technique could lead to advances in mapping the brain and treating neurological disease.

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