Stories about "NASA"
Bates physics professor earns NASA’s ‘exceptional achievement’ award, plus $1.89 million in grant funding, for groundbreaking research in space
Friday, May 19, 2023 11:11 am
Recognizing Professor of Physics Nathan Lundblad's groundbreaking experiments in the Cold Atom Laboratory aboard the International Space Station, NASA has awarded him a $1.89 million grant extension and its prestigious Exceptional Scientific Achievement Medal.
40,000 feet in the air, a Bates team observes a distant galaxy
Friday, September 28, 2018 9:08 am
Physics professor Aleksandar Diamond-Stanic secured seats for his research students aboard SOFIA, the world's largest airborne observatory.
Watch the ‘power of Bates science’ rocket into space Monday morning at 4:39 a.m.
Friday, May 18, 2018 8:43 am
Monday's launch takes a Bates physics experiment to the International Space Station. For one alumnus, it's "all about the power of science at Bates."
Atomic physicist Nathan Lundblad chosen by NASA for space station research
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 12:44 pm
Lundblad is "absolutely over the moon with delight" — for what the project will do for his research, his students and Bates itself.
Video: NASA profile of Petro '01 reveals influence of Bates mentor
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 3:23 pm
"Also at Bates Petro met Professor Gene Clough, Lecturer in Geology and Physics, who became his dear friend, advisor, role model and tour guide as he delved into planetary geology."