Jessica Thomas

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Jessica Thomas is the Editor of Physics.


Focus: A Phase Transition for Light

High-intensity laser pulses in air can undergo a phase transition between two different states, according to simulations. Read More »

Notes from the Editors: A Different Kind of Impact Factor

Applied science is taking off in New York, and physics skills are in demand. Read More »

Fluid Dynamics

Focus: Simulations Strengthen Earth’s Magnetic-Field/Climate Connection

Simulations support the idea that during past ice ages, a slightly faster rotation rate for the Earth could have increased its magnetic field. Read More »