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Glimpsing the Unseen: Skylar Deckoff-Jones

Evidence of activities unseen. Quantum forces and unexplained phenomena. Plasmons, phonons, and more otherworldly properties of physics. It’s all in a day’s work for Tulane senior Skylar Deckoff-Jones, whose research on two-dimensional materials is pushing the boundaries of modern technology.

A native of Santa Fe, NM, Deckoff-Jones was always interested in science, but credits early formative experiences in research for his interest in the field.

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4 Astronauts Picked for Commercial Flights

Douglas Hurley

Douglas Hurley, a retired U.S. Marine colonel graduated with a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Tulane University in New Orleans in 1988.

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