Howard Rosenthal, whose research revolutionized the analysis of Congressional voting records and political polarization, dies at 83 .
Howard L. Rosenthal, the Roger Williams Straus Professor of Social Sciences, Emeritus, and professor of politics, emeritus, and an expert on formal and quantitative political analysis, died on July 28. He was 83.
Romus Broadway photo collection featured in banner exhibit celebrating Princeton's historic Black neighborhood .
Princeton University Library and the Arts Council of Princeton are mounting a public exhibition of photographic collage banners drawn from the library's Romus Broadway photography collection. They will adorn the neighborhood through May 2023.
How water turns into ice — with quantum accuracy .
Combining artificial intelligence and quantum mechanics, researchers at Princeton have simulated what happens at the molecular level when water freezes. The result is the most complete yet simulation of the first steps in ice “nucleation,” a process important for climate and weather modeling.
Princeton research shows how the decline in pollinators can ripple across ecosystems .
As pollinators like honeybees and butterflies decline worldwide, it changes the competitive playing field in favor of plants that are better at wooing pollinators.
Princeton is led by Christopher L. Eisgruber, a constitutional scholar who became our 20th president in 2013. The trustees are responsible for the overall direction of the University. Our academic officers and officers of the corporation oversee various aspects of University governance.
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