News & Announcements from APS

Largest Physics Meeting of the Year Canceled
The 2020 American Physical Society (APS) March Meeting that was to be held in Denver, Colorado from March 2 through March 6 has been canceled. The decision was made late Saturday (February 29), out of an abundance of caution and based on the latest scientific data available regarding the transmission of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Balancing International Collaboration and Competition in Physics
APS contends that a healthy balance between international collaboration and global competitiveness is essential to maintain the United States’ position as a leader in science and technology.
Spring 2020 American Physical Society Prizes and Awards Announced
APS has announced the Society’s Spring 2020 prize and award recipients.
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has announced the winners of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics, recognizing both theoretical and experimental contributions to understanding the universe.

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