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    2016 Mayer Scholarship Recipient
    August 23, 2016

    The Department of Physics is pleased to announce that Kyle DiCamillo is the recipient of the 2016 Professor Walter G. Mayer Endowed Scholarship, which supports a graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in experimental physics.

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    Computational study identifies crucial factors determining mechanical strength of cement
    July 20, 2016

    A computational study by Emanuela Del Gado and collaborators, published in Nature Communications, identifies crucial factors that determine the mechanical strength of cement.

  • Georgetown University Energy Prize
    June 21, 2016

    The Georgetown University Energy Prize, an initiative of the Program on Science in the Public Interest (SPI), challenges communities around the country to develop and implement creative strategies to decrease energy consumption. But SPI Co-Director Francis Slakey finds that the impact of the GU Energy Prize goes well beyond energy efficiency.

  • Georgetown hosts rheology workshop
    June 20, 2016

    The Workshop on Rheology of Dense Particle Suspensions was held at Georgetown University on June 16-17.

  • Daniel McCusker offered Fulbright Scholarship
    June 15, 2016

    Daniel McCusker (C’16) has been offered a Fulbright Scholarship to pursue an MSc. in Applied Physics at the Delft University of Technology in Delft, Netherlands, beginning in fall 2016.

  • Students awarded 2016 SPS National Internships
    June 11, 2016

    Georgetown physics majors Isabel Binamira and Marissa Murray have been named 2016 Society of Physics Students National Interns.

  • Physics alumni breakfast
    June 6, 2016

    The Physics department recently held our annual alumni breakfast during reunion weekend.

  • Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award
    June 4, 2016

    The physics department awarded the 2016 Outstanding Physics Teaching Assistant Award to graduate students Kara Googins and Tabitha Yewer.

  • 2016 Physics Graduation Brunch
    2016 Physics Graduates
    May 20, 2016

    Graduating physics students and their families joined faculty and staff for a celebratory brunch during commencement weekend.

  • Jack Treado wins Poster Prize at NHS Undergraduate research conference
    May 6, 2016

    Jack (John) Treado C'16, a Senior Physics Major, won a prize at the school of Nursing and Health Studies undergraduate research conference held at Georgetown University 14-15 April 2016.