physics professor showing class concave lense

News and Announcements

Category: Math

Feature image for News 12 interviews physics faculty regarding recent LIGO discovery

News 12 interviews physics faculty regarding recent LIGO discovery

Marc Favata speaks with News 12 to provide insight into the neutron star collision that was reported on October 16.

Rendering of neutron stars orbiting and colliding

Groundbreaking Discovery by LIGO/Virgo Solves Cosmic Mystery

Faculty contribute to detection of neutron stars’ collision

Associate Professor Marc Favata and Assistant Professor Rodica Martin

Physics Faculty, Members of LIGO Team, Comment on 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics

Professors Rodica Martin and Marc Favata describe impact of ground-breaking work

Artist’s depiction of the merger of two black holes and the gravitational waves that ripple outward as the black holes spiral toward each other.

Listening to the Universe

Scientists proving Einstein’s theories usher in new field of gravitational-wave astronomy

Feature image for Montclair State Researchers Awarded NSF STEM +Computing Grant

Montclair State Researchers Awarded NSF STEM +Computing Grant

Project to integrate computational and mathematical thinking into earth and environmental science teaching

Feature image for Partnership with Stevens yields new 3+2 program

Partnership with Stevens yields new 3+2 program

Through the new program students will earn a BS in Physics and MS in Mechanical Engineering in 5 years.

Feature image for Faculty Members Collaborate on National Adolescent Obesity Study

Faculty Members Collaborate on National Adolescent Obesity Study

Montclair State professors part of research team that challenges how obesity is diagnosed

From Left: Dr. Aihua Li (Advisor), Giancarlo Labruna, Kateryna Kaplun, Katherine Ruddy

CSAM Students Sweep Poster Awards at the Garden State Undergraduate Mathematics Conference

The conference, held at TCNJ, awarded 3 outstanding posters all of which were given to MSU students.

Professors Steven Greenstein and Erin Krupa

NSF Grant Funds Scholarships for 30 Future K-6 Math Teachers

Students will be prepared to teach in New Jersey’s high-need schools

Feature image for Math Students Present and Win at Joint Mathematics Meetings

Math Students Present and Win at Joint Mathematics Meetings

Andrew Robert Pallotto and Kevin Craig Weatherwalks presented in the MAA Student Poster Session, the largest mathematics conference in the US, and were selected as award winners in their subject area.

Feature image for Professor Receives Prestigious NSF CAREER Award

Professor Receives Prestigious NSF CAREER Award

Grant funds research and education project in gravitational-wave science

Feature image for Creativity in Mathematics and Science

Creativity in Mathematics and Science

Dr. Mika Munakata, Dr. Ashwin Vaidya, and doctoral student Ceire Monahan are working on an NSF-funded 3-year project seeking to develop and implement an innovative model of STEM undergraduate education that highlights creativity in STEM at Montclair State University.