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We're the Department of Physics.

We study space, time, energy, and matter at all scales ranging from those describing subatomic particles to the evolution and structure of the universe as a whole!


The Department is committed to carrying out state-of-the-art research across a number of areas of physics

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Graduate Studies

Students in the Department of Physics have the opportunity to train with state-of-the-art equipment in modern laboratories

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Undergraduate Studies

The COS provides free tutoring and help to students struggling with Physics in Hickory Hall 266

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We are pleased to host world renowned speakers in our weekly colloquium every Tuesday at 3:30pm

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Merit based financial support is provided to Graduate and Undergrad students with a major in physics

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