Author: Niklas Manz

  • Sabbatical trip to Europe

    Blog entry about Niklas Manz’ sabbatical trip to Europe this summer. First stop: Lviv, Ukraine.

  • Total Solar Eclipse Event

    Total Solar Eclipse Event

    Come celebrate the total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024 with Wooster’s Astronomy Club and the Physics Department! The partial eclipse starts at 1:58 pm and totality will be at 3:13 pm! For any questions, please contact Dr. Laura DeGroot at

  • Fall 2023 EGLS Meeting

    Fall 2023 EGLS Meeting

    On October 20-21, eight Wooster students attended the Fall 2023 Meeting of the APS Eastern Great Lakes Section at Cleveland State University. Senior Abrar Khondker and the Juniors Aeralyn Flynn and Gus Thomas presented posters on results from their summer REU at Wooster. Juniors Eric Johnson and Lily Baker presented research done at other REU…

  • Spring 2023 EGLS Meeting

    Spring 2023 EGLS Meeting

    On April 1st, two physics majors presented their Senior I.S. results at the Spring 2023 Meeting of the APS Eastern Great Lakes Section at Oakland University in Rochester, MI. Daniel Cohen-Cobos presented “Simulating Reaction-Diffusion Waves as an Analog for Gravitational Lensing” and Michael Scarberry “Belousov–Zhabotinsky Reaction and its Metal Complex Catalysts”. The seniors Daniel and…

  • 2023 Dewald Recognition Celebration

    On March 2, The College of Wooster held its 52nd annual Dewald Recognition Celebration honoring many of our amazing students.  Several of our (prospective) physics majors received awards and prizes. Physics Department: Check out previous recipients on our departmental awards page. College and Other Departments: