Science & Technology

Hui Cao named the Beinecke Professor of Applied Physics

April 2, 2018

Cao focuses her research on mesoscopic physics and nanophotonics.

Researchers develop a novel RNA-based therapy to target West Nile Virus

March 29, 2018

New findings by the Yale-led team may represent a breakthrough in treating West Nile Virus after virus invasion of the brain and the central nervous system.

Andrew Metrick named inaugural Yellen Professor of Finance and Management

March 29, 2018

Metrick has been named the inaugural Janet L. Yellen Professor of Finance and Management at the Yale School of Management.

Amanat and Metrick appointed to endowed chairs

March 29, 2018

Historian Abbas Amanat and economist Andrew Metrick were appointed to endowed professorships.

Dan Adler ’07 brings innovation, Yale-honed singing skills to science class

March 29, 2018

Adler was one of 44 teachers given a $25,000 Milken Educator Award in November for his work helping to turn around a poorly-performing school in Lawrence, MA.

Researchers find a galaxy without dark matter

March 28, 2018

New findings rule out theories of dark matter as merely a manifestation of the laws of gravity on cosmic scales, and has broad implications for astrophysics.

Study points to potential personalized approach to treating lupus

March 28, 2018

A new finding by Yale researchers opens the door to future Lupus therapies targeting bacteria rather than the patient’s immune system.

Yale appoints mathematician Jeff Brock ’92 as first FAS dean of science

March 28, 2018

Brock, who earned his undergraduate degree at Yale, will join the FAS faculty on July 1 and assume the role of FAS dean of science on Jan. 1, 2019.

Uniting the world through science: A view from academia

March 27, 2018

Scientists have a unique opportunity to demonstrate to the world that international collaboration is at the heart of global prosperity.

Human threats to the amphibian tree of life

March 26, 2018

A new study by Yale and George Washington researchers calls for a rethinking of conservation priorities to preserve species diversity and evolutionary heritage.