science

Physics professor weighs in on LIGO detection of gravitational waves for a number of high profile media outlets

Grant will support student research in computational research with Barnard faculty mentors

A new book edited by Prof. Christian Rojas, Molecular Rearrangements in Organic Synthesis, is designed to help chemists understand and capitalize on rearrangement reactions to enhance the synthesis of useful chemical compounds.

Jennifer Mansfield, associate professor of biology, coauthored an article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) on a study identifying the microRNA essential to the development of vertebrae.

The Columbia University Science Fiction Society president shares her love of physics, fantasy novels, and "nerd culture." 

A roundup of the numerous awards, grants, and fellowships students and recent alumnae received this year.

A Barnard conference looks at why women avoid science fields and what can be done.

Watch John Glendinning, biology professor and director of Barnard's neuroscience and behavior program, share how he became interested in the science of taste.