Department of Physics and Astronomy faculty, research staff, and students have been contributing to the global effort to better understand dark matter and dark energy.Read More
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Bo Zhen, Assistant Professor, was announced as one of the recipients of the 2021 Young Investigator Award from the OfficeRead More
The May 2021 edition of APS News features research on "programmable matter" by postdoctoral researchers Sam DillavouRead More
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The Physics and Astronomy department counts three Nobel prize winners in its family tree.