Oklahoma State University Professor of Physics Dr. Aihua Xie has been elected to serve as chair of the Biological Physics Commission of the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP).
A researcher from Oklahoma State University is part of a team working at one of the world’s most famous laboratories to discover subatomic particles that haven’t existed for billions of years.
Two former Oklahoma State University graduate students played integral roles in last week’s Orion spacecraft flight test to ensure the safety of the crew. Razvan Gaza worked on the design of the Orion capsule while Ramona Gaza will be analyzing data from the test for NASA’s Space Radiation Analysis Group. An OSU flag was on board for Orion’s maiden voyage.
Thirty-two first-year students have embarked on a year-long initiation into the world of authentic research as part of a larger project supported in part by a grant to Oklahoma State University from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute through the Science Education Program. The Life-Sciences Freshman Research Scholars (LSFRS) Program is overseen by faculty from the Departments of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, and Zoology.