WIS’17 Alum Justin Vandenbroucke Mines Data from the South Pole

Photo of IceCube Neutrino Observatory

As a graduate student, physicist Justin Vandenbroucke helped build the IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory, a cubic kilometer of sensors drilled deep into the ice. Now Vandenbroucke is an assistant professor in the Department of Physics who works with UW-Madison students to analyze and understand the data that comes from the IceCube. Listen to his interview with Lake Effect’s Mitch Teich on WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio.

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