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  • Student Voices

    Click below to meet some of our physics majors as they introduce themselves and answer some basic questions about their experiences in the physics department! https://youtu.be/7jQag_5DPfc Meet Ou

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  • Nonequilibrium physics study published in Physical Review X

    Professor Freericks is part of a team that published a study on how metals relax after an intense laser is shone on them.

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  • Ultracold Gases

    Ultracold gases are a relatively young field in atomic and molecular physics. They became world wide known after the achievement of Bose-Einstein condensation in 1995 (see Nobel Prize in Physics in 2

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  • Statistical Physics

    Statistical physics is a field of physics that studies the behaviors of large collections of interacting objects. Traditionally, these objects have been atoms, molecules, magnetic spins, or volum

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  • Soft Condensed Matter

    Soft-matter physics, is a young sub-field of condensed matter physics. This field is generally described as materials oriented with a strong focus on understanding macromolecular assemblies. Thes

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  • Physics Education

    Physics Education Research is the systematic investigation of the teaching and learning of physics. Its goals include the improvement of student understanding of physics, improvement of teacher p

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  • Optics and Imaging

    Optics is the study of light – how electromagnetic radiation in a certain range of frequencies propagates and interacts with matter, and how it can be used for applications such as telecommunications

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  • Micro and Nano Technologies

    Micro and nano technologies include a wide range of advanced techniques used to fabricate and study artificial systems with dimensions ranging from several micrometers (one micrometer is one milliont

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  • Hard Condensed Matter

    Condensed matter and materials physics seeks to understand the diverse and often unexpected phenomena that emerge when large numbers of constituents, such as electrons, atoms, or molecules, are b

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  • Biological Physics

    Biological physicists use principles of physics to understand biological processes. The spatial scale of these processes spans the single molecule to the biological network. On the single molecul

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