Convergence Blog

Daily dispatches from Convergence, including interviews, observations, and more. 

Nergis Mavalvala

Nergis Mavalvala (Professor of Astrophysics, MIT) works on instrument development, precision measurements, and data analysis at LIGO and Advanced LIGO, the gravitational wave interferometer. In 2010 she was named a MacArthur Fellow.
Maria Spiropulu

Maria Spiropulu (Professor of Physics, Caltech) is an experimental particle physicist and a leader in the search for dark matter at CERN's Large Hadron Collider and its Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment.
John Preskill

John Preskill (Professor of Theoretical Physics, Caltech) is a leader in quantum field theory and quantum information who established the Institute for Quantum Information and Matter at California Institute of Technology. His lectures on quantum computation - available online since 1997 - continue to profoundly influence the subject.