This past weekend, DSU hosted their Fall Open House for prospective and future Hornets. OSCAR was definitely on-hand to provide information for students who were interested in majoring in the department. Students learned of the benefits of being affiliate with Optics and Applied Research and how their work will impact the nation and world.
Achievement is something highly respected,honored, and praised. Dr. Renu Tripathi, professor of the Physics and Engineering department deserves that and much more. Dr. Tripathi has recently received a three-year grant funded in the amount of $727,691 from NASA EPSCoR . The proposal is titled - Laser based Remote Magnetometry with Mesospheric Sodium Atoms for Geomagnetic
Congratulations are in order as we honor Dr. Mohammad Khan who was newly awarded a $100,000 grant from the National Science Foundation titled “EAGER”. The research aims at developing a citizen science program to study the impact of air-pollution, and, a basic understating of factors that influence local and regional air-quality. Dr. Khan’s research focusses
Total Solar Eclipse 2017 at Delaware State University! 😎 Watch slideshow & view photos below Eclipse day at @DelStateOSCAR! 😎 #dsu #eclipse2017🌑 A post shared by OSCAR Science Center (@delstateoscar) on Aug 21, 2017 at 2:19pm PDT
OSCAR highly encourages everyone to protect themselves if planning to view the solar eclipse on 8/21/17 (1-5pm). Don't have safety glasses? Make safety glasses using a cereal box! Also visit the NASA eclipse safety page for more information.