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Category: Research

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Montclair State Faculty Member Marc Favata Earns Prestigious Simons Fellowship

This award will give the physics professor a chance to collaborate with scholars around the world.

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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.

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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

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

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Summer Statistical Research Program At Lamar University

Stat REU at LU is a 10 week research and academic experience hosted by Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas.

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Listening to the Dark Side of the Universe

An Audio Guide to Understanding Gravitational-Wave Signals

Marc Favata

Listening to the Universe

Montclair State professor and students are coauthors on gravitational waves detection paper

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Margaret and Herman Sokol Fellowships and Grant Awards

A summer research fellowship, a fellowship for graduating seniors pursuing a PhD and a faculty/student research grant.

Blake Moore and Goran Dojcinoski presented their work on gravitational waves at the April American Physical Society meeting in Baltimore.

Physics students and faculty present results at APS Meeting

Members of Montclair’s gravitational-wave research group discussed their results at the April 2015 meeting of the American Physical Society in Baltimore.

Students awarded at Garden State Undergraduate Mathematics Conference

Montclair State University Department of Mathematical Sciences students win awards for their research at the NSF and MAA funded 12th Annual Garden State Undergraduate Mathematics Conference