News and Events from the Eberly College of Science
28 July 2014 - A new discovery of two additional coral communities showing signs of damage from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill expands the impact footprint of the 2010 spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The discovery was made by a team led by Charles Fisher, professor of biology at Penn State University. A paper describing this work and additional impacts of human activity on corals in the Gulf of Mexico will be published during the last week of July 2014 in the online Early Edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
The Birth of Topological Spintronics (23 July 2014)
Boal Named 2014 Searle Scholar (22 July 2014)
Baums Receives Humboldt Research Fellowship (24 June 2014)
Super-stretchable Yarn is Made of Graphene (20 June 2014)