Nevis in the News

Articles about research and researchers at Nevis

January, 2023 - In Memoriam: Bill Sippach

F. William (“Bill”) Sippach (1929-2023) - Over an extraordinary career that spanned six decades, Bill played crucial roles in the successes of many generations of particle, nuclear, and astrophysicist experiments.

April, 2022 - Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Columbia Accelerates Research into Next-Generation Radiation Therapies. The new heavy-ion linear accelerator, dedicated to research on cancer treatments, is located in the RARAF area of Nevis Labs.

October 27, 2021 - Columbia News

A Longtime Search at Fermilab for a Fourth Kind of Neutrino Ends with New Questions. The article includes mention of the Columbia Neutrino group at Nevis Labs, which formed part of the research effort that produced this important result. For more information, see MicroBooNE's Search for the Low-Energy Excess and the home page of Prof. Michael Shaevitz.

October 2021 - APS News

Jessica Esquivel Powers a Career in Particles and People. Jessica Esquivel was part of the Research Experience for Undergraduates program at Nevis Laboratories from 2009 to 2010.

October 18, 2021

Curious, and want to join the hot debate surrounding sterile neutrinos? Be sure to tune in to BNN Live, for the latest views on the subject, featuring Nevis Laboratories' own Mark Ross-Lonergan!

October 5, 2021 - Columbia News

A New Clue in a Decades-Long Search for a Fourth Type of Neutrino. The article mentions Associate Professor Georgia Karagiorgi, Post-Doc Mark Ross-Lonergan, and former Columbia graduate student Kathyrn Sutton of the Neutrino group at Nevis.

September 8, 2021 - Columbia News

Searching for Ghostly Neutrinos to Understand Why Matter Dominates the Universe. The article focuses on Associate Professor Georgia Karagiorgi, who works at Nevis on the analysis and hardware of several Neutrino experiments.

February 1, 2021

Nuclear Physicist Chien-Shiung Wu was Honored on a U.S. Postal Service Commemorative Forever Stamp. Professor Wu's accomplishments include the experimental discovery of parity violation, which was of critical important in the development of particle physics.

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