News

Martin named Aurora and Thomas Marquez Assistant Professor of Physics

June 19, 2017 • Categories: News

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Adam Martin, assistant professor of physics, has been named the Aurora and Thomas Marquez Assistant Professor of Physics.

Students compete in 10th annual NSF REU Physics Olympics

June 16, 2017 • Categories: News

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Sixty rising juniors and seniors from three Research Experience for Undergraduate programs participated in Notre Dame's 10th annual Physics Olympics. 

Undergraduate Michael Foley receives Goldwater Scholarship

June 15, 2017 • Categories: News

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Michael Foley is the recipient of a 2017-18 Goldwater Scholarship. Foley, a physics (astrophysics concentration) and math major and Glynn Family Honors Program minor hails from St. Charles, IL. He is a member of the Society of Physics Students. Foley intends to pursue a Ph.D. in Astrophysics, and to conduct research and teach at the university level.…

Discovery reveals planet almost as hot as the Sun

June 05, 2017 • Categories: News

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A newly discovered planet almost three times the size of Jupiter is fascinating scientists with a unique orbit, atmospheric features and a daytime temperature hotter than most stars.

2017 Undergraduate Physics Student Awards

May 31, 2017 • Categories: News

Outstanding Senior Physics Major Award

  • Benjamin Cote
  • Brandon Roach

The Outstanding Senior Physics Major award is given in recognition of academic performance, contributions to the major, and potential for future success.

Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award

  • Daniel Barabasi

The Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award recognizes a student’s contributions to research within the Physics Department and his/her potential for future success.…

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Events

Wed Sep 13, 2017

Colloquium: Graduate Physics Conference Talks

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
118 Nieuwland Science Hall

Annual Graduate Physics Students Research Conference

Details forthcoming

Posted In: Colloquia and Special Lectures and Events

Mon Sep 18, 2017

Special Colloquium: Prof. Lisa Randall, Harvard University

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
118 Nieuwland Science Hall

Title TBA

Lisa Randall
Frank B. Baird, Jr., Professor of Science  
Harvard University…

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Wed Sep 20, 2017

Physics Colloquium: Prof. Jorge A. Lopez

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
118 Nieuwland Science Hall

Italian Delicacies Served Up in a Neutron Star Crust

Prof. Jorge A. Lopez
University of Texas-El Paso

Hosted by Prof. Brodeur

Posted In: Colloquia

Wed Oct 4, 2017

Physics Colloquium: Dr. Geoffrey Grinyer, University of Regina

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
118 Nieuwland Science Hall

Title TBA

Dr. Geoffrey Grinyer
University of Regina…

Posted In: Colloquia

Wed Dec 6, 2017

Physics Colloquium: Professor Kumar S. Sharma

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
118 Nieuwland Science Hall

Title TBA

Professor Kumar S. Sharma
epartment of Physics and Astronomy
University of Manitoba…

Posted In: Colloquia

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