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Thursday, September 21, 7:00 PM, Chemistry Building Room 402Colloquium
Nergis Mavalvala, M.I.T.
"In 2016, scientists announced the first ever detection of ..." More >
Friday, September 22, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Nergis Mavalvala, M.I.T.
"The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory ..." More >
Monday, September 25, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Atomic
Zubin Jacob, Purdue University
Thursday, September 28, 11:00 AM, Physics Building Room 313Condensed Matter
Dmytro Pesin, University of Utah
"I will discuss the topological and geometric aspects of ..." More >
Friday, September 29, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Xiaochao Zheng, UVA-Physics
Han wins Ig Nobel Prize
Physics Major Jiwon "Jesse" Han has won a 2017 Ig Nobel Prize for his paper on "A Study on the Coffee Spilling Phenomena in the Low Impulse Regime": ... More >
Origin of Long Lifetime of Charge Carriers in Solar Cell Perovskites
When sunlight shines on a semiconducting material, electrons in the material can be excited from their original states to higher ... More >
2017-18 Deaver Scholarship Application Form for Physics Majors
The Deaver Scholarships were established to honor Bascom S. Deaver, a retired physics department professor, and are awarded to ... More >
Faculty Profile:
Olivier Pfister. (Professor). Olivier Pfister’s research focuses on experimental quantum optics and quantum information. The quantum nature ...More >
Student Profile:
Adam Fallon. (Graduate Student). Our group uses Bose-Einstein Condensates as atomic interferometers. These ultra-cold atoms serve as sensitive ...More >