News and Events from the Eberly College of Science
23 July 2014 — The discovery of a new material combination that could lead to a more efficient approach to computer memory and logic will be described in the journal Nature on July 24, 2014. The research, led by Penn State University and Cornell University physicists, studies "spintorque" in devices that combine a standard magnetic material with a novel material known as a "topological insulator."
NASA Ranks Swift Satellite Number One (28 May 2014)
Norman Freed Memorial Celebration on June 12 (Event Date: 12 June 2014) (Hintz Family Alumni Center, from 12 June 2014 03:00 PM to 12 June 2014 05:00 PM)
Groh Receives Two Major Schreyer Honors College Awards (14 May 2014)