Niveditha Ramasubramanian Selected as One of the Winners of the 2022 RHIC & AGS Thesis
Niv Ramasubramanian, who was advised by Tom Hemmick and Gabor David, and just graduated
in May, has been selected as one of the winners of the 2022 RHIC & AGS Thesis Award
Competition for her thesis, titled, "Validation of the Glauber model for centrality
determination in small system collisions”.
The award presentation was made during the Virtual RHIC & AGS Annual Users’ Meeting
on Thursday June 9th.
Congratulations to Niv!
AMO Wins the First P&A Department Chair's Cup Soccer Tournament!
The inaugural P&A Chair's Cup Soccer Tournament concluded successfully on Wednesday,
June 1. The Championship game was played between the AMO and Condensed Matter teams,
and AMO won the Championship in a dramatic fashion by 2-0. Both teams played exceptionally
well, and the game was exciting and entertaining to watch. (The Provost's Office came
to watch the game.) In the 3rd and 4th game, YITP beat Nuclear by 2-1, even though
the Nuclear team went all out NUCLEAR!
Overall, all the elements of a successful tournament were present, including dramas
and controversies! The organizing committee did an excellent job. Even the Soccer
Tournament BBQ Social hosted by the losers (HEP) was successful - over 100 people
attended! Congratulations to the winners and everyone who participated!
Michael Zingale Receives Outstanding Faculty Award
Professor Zingale received the Outstanding Faculty Award for 2022.
The award recipient was determined by vote from the department's graduating class.