Faculty in the News
Research shows conversation quickly spreads droplets more than six feet inside buildings .
An international team of researchers have found that ordinary conversation creates a conical, "jet-like" airflow that quickly carries a spray of tiny droplets from a speaker’s mouth across meters of an interior space. This has significant?implications for the transmission of diseases like COVID-19.
Largest COVID-19 contact tracing study to date finds children key to spread, evidence of superspreaders .
Researchers from the Princeton Environmental Institute find?the continued spread of novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 is driven by only a small percentage of those who become infected.
Wallace Best leads the Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies into a dynamic new era .
The program’s new director describes his commitment to broadening the understanding of the ways in which gender and sexuality shape human experiences ?
Princeton researchers join $1M NSF effort to model nation’s groundwater .
Researchers from Princeton will help lead a $1 million project funded by the National Science Foundation that will use artificial intelligence to simulate the nation’s natural groundwater system in an effort to improve water management and help people better prepare for flooding and drought.