Saturday, October 27, 2018
New animation tool streamlines the creation of moving pictures
It’s often easy to imagine balloons soaring or butterflies fluttering across a still image, but realizing this vision through computer animation is easier said than done. Now, a team of researchers has developed a new tool that makes animating such images much simpler.
Friday, October 19, 2018
Community Conversation: Graduate Students meet with local Civil Rights Commission
In the warm and neighborly atmosphere of Conte’s Pizza on Witherspoon Street, six Princeton University graduate students met with the town of Princeton’s local Civil Rights Commission on Tuesday. Over pizza and cold drinks, a spirited conversation occurred concerning what issues the commission is...
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Grad school summer offers time to explore
For many grad students, summer means a quiet campus, relentless humidity, and time to finally focus on their work. However, it doesn’t always mean long days in the library or lab — for Justine Atkins, a fourth-year Ph.D. student in ecology and evolutionary biology, summer meant fitting antelope...
Sunday, September 30, 2018
2018-19 Humanities Council Interdisciplinary Reading Groups
Open to the entire Princeton community, the Council's interdisciplinary reading groups "examine approaches, assumptions, and methods of inquiry; explore new practices of reading across archives; and consider how objects and texts encounter diverse publics." This year's topics include, "Translating...
Monday, September 17, 2018
Raj wins graduate student fellowship from DOE to study lithium ion batteries
Abhi Raj, a Ph.D. candidate in electrical engineering, has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as one of 47 recipients of a fellowship from the Office of Science Graduate Student Research Program. The awards support doctoral-thesis research and allow students to work for up to 12...
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Four Princeton graduate students receive DAAD awards for research and study in Germany
Four Princeton graduate students have received graduate scholarships from the German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst — DAAD) for research and language study in Germany for the 2018-19 academic year. Ekaterina Pukhovaia A doctoral candidate in the Department of...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Princeton graduate alumnus Goyal named Schmidt Science Fellow for close view of cell behavior
Graduate alumnus Yogesh Goyal has been named to the inaugural class of Schmidt Science Fellows, a postdoctoral program that strives to “drive world-changing advances across the sciences and society. Goyal arrived at Princeton in 2012 having trained strictly as a chemical engineer. But his work...
Monday, April 9, 2018
Upcoming Seminars on Publishing
The Graduate School and Princeton University Press are sponsoring two upcoming events for graduate students interested in academic publishing...
Monday, April 2, 2018
Graduate students Cabreros, Treuer selected for fellowships in science communications
The American Association for the Advancement of Science has selected Princeton graduate students Irineo Cabreros and Tim Treuer for their 2018 Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellows Program. The highly competitive 10-week summer program places science, engineering and mathematics students at...
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Princeton graduate student Colin Defant wins Hertz Fellowship
Colin Defant, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Mathematics, has won a Hertz Fellowship...