Faculty in the News
'The Sky is for Everyone': Talking with Princeton women in astrophysics .
As the James Webb Space Telescope delights stargazers with breathtaking images and groundbreaking discoveries, we connected with Princeton astrophysics luminaries Gillian “Jill” Knapp and Neta Bahcall, both contributors to a new book by women astronomers.
Princeton dissociates from segments of fossil fuel industry .
The Board of Trustees of Princeton University voted earlier this month to dissociate from 90 companies pursuant to a fossil fuel dissociation decision made last year.
Board approves 17 faculty appointments .
The Princeton University Board of Trustees has approved the appointment of 17 faculty members.
Thompson wins New Horizons Prize in Physics for neutral-atom quantum computing .
The Breakthrough Prize Foundation announced that Jeff Thompson is one of six recipients honored for developing “optical tweezers to realize control of individual atoms," useful in quantum computing.