Quadruple Play: Physics, Biology, Math and Music

Quadruple Play: Physics, Biology, Math and Music

Physicist and 2013 Edward Bouchet Award winner Stephon Alexander can be seen below with Jim Gates,who as we’ve previously noted was the first(1994) recipient of that award. In the background

The Physics of Jazz and “Here Comes Now”

The Physics of Jazz and “Here Comes Now”

By day, Dr. Stephon Alexander, Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Dartmouth College, is a theoretical physicist specializing in the interface between cosmology, particle physics and quantum gravity. By night, he

The Wall Street Journal: 3 Must-Read Books for Geeks

The Wall Street Journal: 3 Must-Read Books for Geeks

These new spring titles explore the virtual world’s most elaborate Minecraft creations, the age-old connections between music and physics, and the hackability of cars Block Wonders: How To Build Super

Nova: Quantum Contemplations

Nova: Quantum Contemplations Popular

Quantum Contemplations          -by Stephon Alexander When I think about the impact that Einstein’s greatest equation, E = mc2, has on my research, which involves constructing thought

Physics and Jazz

Physics and Jazz

Stephon Alexander is an Associate Professor of Physics at Haverford College, focusing on theoretical cosmology, quantum gravity and particle physics.  He is also an Assistant Professor (Adjunct) of Physics  at

The Jazz of Physics The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe

The Jazz of Physics The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe

ISBN13: 9780465034994Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | Price: $27.50 / $35.99 CAN Publisher: Basic Books Trim: 6.13 x 9.25 in | 272 Pages About the Book More than fifty years ago, John