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Portrait of Blayne Heckel
Blayne Heckel
Blayne Heckel is professor of physics and chair of the Department of Physics at the University of Washington. His research interests focus on tests of fundamental symmetries: torsion balance tests of spatial isotropy, the equivalence principle, and the gravitational inverse square law, and searching ... Read full bio

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Portrait of Eric Adelberger
Eric Adelberger
Eric Adelberger is emeritus professor of physics and adjunct professor of astronomy at the University of Washington. His research interests lie in the area of high-precision experimental physics: gravitation, nuclear astrophysics, and fundamental symmetries. Read full bio | Read interview transcript
Portrait of Nergis Mavalvala
Nergis Mavalvala
Nergis Mavalvala has been on the physics faculty at MIT since 2002. Her research focuses on detection of gravitational waves using laser interferometry. She has been involved with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) since her ... Read full bio | Read interview transcript