Professor Darien Wood in the D-Zero Experiment control room at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. Photo credit Fermi National Accelerator Lab.

Nobel Day

  by Faculty Fellow and Professor of Physics Darien Wood I was every excited to hear the big news today that the Nobel Prize in physics was awarded to Francois Englert and Peter Higgs.  The prize recognizes work they did almost fifty years ago on the development of the Higgs mechanism which is responsible for giving […]