Margaret Murnane Awarded SFI St. Patrick's Day Science Medal

March 23, 2018


Javier Orjuela-Koop Wins People's Choice Award at Inaugural 3 Minute Thesis Competition

March 2, 2018

View the 3MT News Article Congratulations to Physics Grad Student Javier Orjuela-Koop for winning the People's Choice Award during the Inaugural Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition on Tuesday, February 20th. Orjuela-Koop's Thesis, "Michael Phelps and the Early Universe" was presented using only one powerpoint slide, which was an image of... Read more »

Jun Ye wins 2018 Rabi Award for research on optical lattice atomic clocks

Feb. 22, 2018


Professor Shijie Zhong discovers Moon Separation Timescale, Featured in Boulder Daily Camera

Feb. 8, 2018

Vint Cerf Portrait

Fifty-Second George Gamow Memorial Lecture on Saturday, February 10, "Digital Preservation" by Vinton G. Cerf

Jan. 22, 2018

Dessau Group Find Clues to the Origins of High-Temperature Superconductivity

Jan. 18, 2018

PhET Interactive Simulations wins global education award

Sept. 26, 2017

Perepelitsa Portrait

Dennis Perepelitsa Named DOE Early Career Award Winner

Sept. 8, 2017

Assistant Professor Dennis Perepelitsa of the University of Colorado Boulder Physics Department will receive a five-year, $750,000 grant as part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Early Career Award program, for his proposal entitled “Searching for Parton Energy Loss in Quark-Gluon Plasma Droplets.” There were 59 awards selected on peer... Read more »

National Nuclear Physics School 2017 Hosted in Boulder

Aug. 8, 2017

The University of Colorado Boulder hosted the National Nuclear Physics Summer School on campus from July 9-22, 2017. This is an annual two-week series of lectures for graduate students and postdoctoral research scientists in nuclear physics, and is funded by the National Science Foundation. Each summer the school is in... Read more »

Largest particle physics experiment in North America breaks ground

July 21, 2017