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  • Blog Post: Borgs’ Stellar Work Reaps Its Due Reward

    Tweet Posted by Rob Knies Phase transitions. Statistical physics. Probability theory. To many of us, such concepts are simply beyond our grasp, accessible, if at all, only as something relating, in some vague, hazy fashion, to issues mathematical or topics scientific. Such fields...
  • Blog Post: Science Club for Girls: Chayes a Catalyst

    Tweet Posted by Rob Knies For years now, Jennifer Chayes , a Microsoft distinguished scientist and managing director of Microsoft Research New England and Microsoft Research New York City , has been a passionate advocate for the study of computer science by girls. That advocacy...