University of Wisconsin-Madison Physical Sciences Lab

PSL in the News

Below are examples of press coverage related to PSL work. If you’d like to see our newsletter, go to our online PSL Observer issues.

Publication (Date)

"Unique engineering shop looks to another challenge of 21st century physics"

UW-Madison News
(May 3, 2013)

"Breakthrough of the Year, 2012"

(Dec. 21, 2012)

"Particle ‘Consistent’ With Higgs Boson Discovered"

Discovery News
(July 4, 2012)

"Daya Bay nails neutrino oscillation"

Physics World
(Mar. 9, 2012)

"Daya Bay antineutrino detectors exceed performance goals"

UW-Madison News
(Feb. 29, 2012)

"UW Scientists at forefront in search of elusive ‘God Particle’"

Wisconsin State Journal
(February 12, 2012)

"Blow Holes"

(Oct. 2010)

"Antarctic drillers master the science of breaking the ice"

Wisconsin State Journal
(Aug. 3, 2010)

"IceCube’s Antarctic season ends with success"

UW-Madison News
(Feb. 17, 2010)

"How is South Pole Project Progressing?"

Wisconsin State Journal
(Jun. 1, 2009)

"Physical Sciences Laboratory: Serving the research community since 1967 "

Wisconsin Engineer
(Feb. 2009)

"IceCube building goals exceeded at South Pole "

Wisconsin Week
(Feb. 25, 2009)

"Physical Sciences Lab is a One-Stop Shop"

UW-Madison News
(Nov. 19, 2008)

“Feyzi named new director of Physical Sciences Laboratory”

UW-Madison News
(Sept. 17, 2008)

"Crash Course"

New Yorker
(May 14, 2007)

"Large Hadron Collider: Having a Blast, Wish You Were Here"

Science Magazine
(March 23, 2007)

"From Deep Cold Space"

Wisconsin State Journal
(January 18, 2007)

"Neutrinos Beamed Beneath The State"

Wisconsin Journal
(March 26, 2005)

"Neutrino Ice Fishing"

Wisconsin Journal
(February 16, 2005)

"Learning Secrets Of Universe From The South Pole"

Wisconsin Journal
(December 1, 2003)

"Amanda II Looks Up, Sorta"

Wisconsin Journal
(July 28, 2003)

"Icebound Antarctic telescope delivers first neutrino sky map"

Wisconsin Week
(July 15, 2003)

"Mammoth Hose Reel Will Aid in Antarctic Telescope"

Space Daily
(January 6, 2003)

"Mammoth hose reel slides toward completion"

Wisconsin Week
(December 13, 2002)

"From scientific hypothesis to real-world machinery"

Wisconsin Week
(May 1, 2002)

"SURF III: A New Electron Storage Ring at NIST"

Energy Citations Database
(June 26, 2000)

"Revolutionary radiation: cancer killed; other cells ok"

BME Monitor
(Spring/Summer, 2000)

"Lab brings complex science hardware to life"

Wisconsin Week
(April 19, 2000)

"Brutal elements collide with UW cosmic work"

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
(November 28, 1999)

"Tantalus, a 240MeV Dedicated Source of Synchrotron Radiation, 1968-1986"

Journal of Synchotron Radiation
(November 28, 1999)

"A Long Range Full Bandwidth Ethernet Bridge"

IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science
(February, 1988)