University of Maryland-Physics has 6% of the country's notable physics teachers. In a recent pamphlet from the American Association of Physics Teachers, celebrating 75 years since its founding, 75 of the nations notable teachers were interviewed. The following faculty were mentioned and interviewed in the pamphlet:
Visit the News Section to view more faculty awards, honors and recognitions.
Professor Xiangdong Ji has just returned from traveling to Beijing, China, where he attended the Inaugural Ceremony of the High-Energy Physics Center. To view more information about his visit or other events, visit the Recent Events section.
This month's Alumni Spotlight highlights the UMD journey of Alumnus Matthew LaHaye. LaHaye graduated with a PhD from Maryland in 2005.
Physics Phun Phact:
Physics Science Tech Bill Norwood's daughter documented her 30 day journey of eating nothing but raw food. She made a film that was released this summer called "Supercharge Me...30 Days Raw" where she shows how raw food benefited her health. The article highlighting her work was featured in the November 9th issue of the Diamondback and is entitled "University Alum. Goes Raw for 30 Days."
For more information, visit: www.SuperchargeMe.com