First predicted by Einstein in 1916 (using his 1915 General Theory of Relativity) - gravitational waves are now being detected by the LIGO scientific collaboration! http://www.ligo.org
Feb 11, 2016
Dec 4, 2015
All are invited to view the night sky as the Utah State University Observatory opens its doors to the public Friday, Dec. 4, from 8-10 p.m. Admission is free.
Nov 15, 2015
Inquiring minds of all ages are invited to Utah State University Department of Physics’ eighth annual November Demo Show Friday, Nov 20 at 7 p.m. Theme for this year’s gathering is “Making Waves.” Admission is free.
Nov 3, 2015
Kaydee Stratford is the sole recipient of the 2015 Society of Physics Students Future Teaching Scholarship.
Sep 17, 2015
All are invited to view the night sky as the Utah State University Observatory opens its doors to the public Friday, Oct. 9, from 8:00-10:00 p.m. Admission is free. MPORTANT: Please visit the observatory website http://www.physics.usu.edu/observatory/ for current updates, as the gathering will be ...Click here for more
May 21, 2015
Dr. Maria Rodriguez and Dr. Oscar Varela will be joining USU, the Department of Physics, and the DGCAMP research group as Assistant Professors.
May 19, 2015
Several thousand students attended this annual physics outreach event, now in its 26th year.
Apr 15, 2015
The Society of Physics Students busted myths ranging from testing the conductivity of water to microwaving diamonds in its own rendition of “Mythbusters” on Friday.
Apr 10, 2015
Utah State University undergraduate Kathryn “Katie” Sweet is a 2015 Goldwater Scholar and, for the second consecutive year, student David Griffin received honorable mention in a prestigious national competition that recognizes outstanding achievements in science and mathematics.
Apr 9, 2015
USU's chapter of the Society of Physics Students will be hosting their annual "Mythbusters" evening event at 7 p.m. Friday, April 10, in Emert Auditorium, room 130 of Eccles Science Learning Center at USU.
Feb 16, 2016
Geometry and Physics Seminar
Feb 23, 2016
Physics Colloquium: "100 Years of Einstein's General Theory of Relativity" (Charles Torre, USU)
May 13, 2016
Physics Day at Lagoon
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