Students Research Presentations I & II
Graduate and Undergraduate Students
Monday, May 4, 2015 (11:00am in PH2-110) &
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 (11:00am in HSCI-224)
Students of the department active in research report on their work. All undergraduate and graduate students and all faculty are invited to join and hear about the progress and achievements of fellow students and colleagues.
We offer training for the following career paths:
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Nobel Prize in Physics 2014
The prize was awarded jointly to Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura "for the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes which has enabled bright and energy-saving white light sources".
Annual Meeting of the Far West Section of the American Physical Society
The 2014 meeting takes place at the University of Reno, October 23-25, 2014.
Computational Physics Program
Dr. Jaikumar teaches how to solve physics problems using Mathematica. Read more about the computational physics program.
Read more on the computational physics page.
Strongly correlated physics group
Dr. Peterson and his group are investigating strongly correlated quantum systems such as the fractional quantum Hall effect and topological quantum phases.
Laboratory of Nanostructured Materials
Dr. Gu and her group are investigating quantum electronic and magnetic phenomena occurring in hybrid systems with different quantum phases.
Quantum Few Body Systems
Dr. Papp and his group are investigating the quantum mechanics of few body systems in nuclear and particle physics.