Steve Goldman '13 presented the results of his summer physics research at a conference titled
"Star Formation and Gas Reservoirs in Nearby Groups and Clusters" at Union College in July. Funded by a National Science Foundation grant for undergraduate research, Goldman has been working with Priest Associate Professor of Physics Aileen O'Donoghue, who also attended the conference.
Steve Goldman '13 discussing his research with conference participants
Goldman, of Fayetteville, N.Y., is a physics major, with a minor in mathematics. He presented research on Zwicky Cluster 1400+0949. A highlight of the conference was meeting Neil deGrasse Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium.
For more photos from the conference, visit the physics website.
Posted: August 3, 2012