Student studies under Nobel Prize winner

(CONTRIBUTED/ Ty Naquin) Ty Naquin, a senior physics major from Millbrook, Alabama, had the opportunity to research optics under Nobel Prize-winning physicist Gerard Mourou in France during the summer of 2019. Lirona Joshi Staff Writer What if your job this summer was hanging out in the lab with one of the best people in your field Read More

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Students present summer research

Pratibha Gautam Staff Writer The Physics Club held a student research presentation on Monday, Oct. 15, allowing students to gain experience in communicating their findings by displaying and explaining them to their friends and classmates. “Being able to communicate one’s research is almost as important as doing it,” said Ty Naquin, a junior physics major from Read More

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Troy awarded $3.2 million for plastic research

  Abby Taylor Assistant News Editor Troy announced a $3.2 million grant in polymer research, through which Troy students will be able to earn job opportunities, gain rare research and applied science experience, and bolster local economic development. The grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will be used to create the Center Read More

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Students gain insight via departmental research

Lasata Shrestha Staff Writer Research experience is not only vital for a competitive resume, but also for developing curiosity as well as problem-solving abilities for students. While many students aim for the perfect 4.0 GPA, most do not consider getting involved in research with their professors or even start their own. There are numerous benefits of Read More

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