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Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Toward an Understanding of Hadron-Hadron Collisions: From Feynman-Field to the LHC
Speaker: Prof. Richard Field, University of Florida Title: Toward an Understanding of Hadron-Hadron Collisions: From...
Congratulations to Doaa Taha, who just received an Ovshinsky Student Travel Award for the 2017 APS March Meeting
Congratulations to Doaa Taha, who just received an Ovshinsky Student Travel Award for the 2017 APS March Meeting! This is a...
WSU Physics & Astronomy Professor Chris Kelly wins prestigious NSF CAREER Award
WSU Physics & Astronomy Professor Chris Kelly wins prestigious NSF CAREER Award. Professor Chris Kelly has won a 5 year...
Tenure-Track Faculty Position, Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
Tenure-Track Faculty Position,  Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics,  Department of Physics and Astronomy, Wayne State...
Sowjanya Gollapinni, Physics Ph.D. 2012, appointed to the faculty at the University of Tennessee
Alumna Sowjanya Gollapinni was appointed Assistant Professor at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, starting fall 2016,...
Physics Ph.D. students Prakash Thapa and Shawn Zaleski awarded research grants for work at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
This year, physics Ph.D. students Prakash Thapa and Shawn Zaleski, working with thesis advisor, Professor Paul Karchin in the...
Congratulations to Associate Professor Zhixian Zhou for Receiving Career Development Chair Award
Congratulations to Physics Professor Zhixian Zhou for Receiving Career Development Chair Award! Career Development Chairs...
"Effective Field Theories": a new book by Dr. Petrov and Dr. Blechman
A new book that explores a fast-growing field of effective field theories (EFTs) and their applications to research in...
New AGRADE Program: get Engineering MS and Physics BS degrees in 5 years!
Provost Winters has approved a new degree program, "AGRADE," between the undergraduate Physics program in the Physics...
WSU Dept of Physics to host Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics in Jan 2017
The Department of Physics & Astronomy is proud to announce that Wayne State University will be hosting the Conference for...
Professor Petrov elected as an American Physical Society Fellow
The Department of Physics and Astronomy is proud to announce that Professor Alexey Petrov has been elected as an American...
WSU VP of Research, Professor Stephen Lanier visits the Physics and Astronomy Department
This is Wayne State VP of Research, Professor Stephen Lanier visiting the Physics and Astronomy on 11 Sep 2015.  He is in...
Wayne State physics student receives U.S. Department of Energy Research Award
Rebecca Ann Coles, a graduate research assistant in Wayne State University’s Department of Physics, has been awarded the U.S....