PhET simulations keep students engaged while learning science remotely

May 22, 2020

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Heather Lewandowski Wins CARES Act Grant to Study the Impact of Physics Labs Going Remote

May 22, 2020

In Memoriam: Rod Smythe

May 21, 2020

View Professor Smythe's Obituary Professor Emeritus W. Rodman (Rod) Smythe passed away on Monday, May 11, 2020 at the age of 90. As an experimental nuclear physicist, Professor Smythe joined the University of Colorado, Boulder Faculty in 1957. During this time of growth in the department, Professor Smythe helped to...

Remington Ruyle

Remington Ruyle (PHYS '20) Named Fulbright Scholar

May 21, 2020

View the CU Boulder Announcement Congratulations to recent Physics graduate Remington Ruyle (PHYS '20) for earning the prestigious Fulbright research award for the 2020-21 academic Year! The announcement was made Tuesday, May 12. Ruyle joins 10 other finalists and alternates from CU Boulder for the next academic year. The Fulbright...

What will it take to close the gender gap in physics? Patricia Rankin is working to find out

April 23, 2020

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Nature Article: Neutrinos may Hold Key to Explaining Ongoing Existence of the Universe

April 20, 2020

CU Physics Ranked Second in AMO Physics Across Nation, 14th Overall

March 24, 2020

Professor Andy Lucas Named Sloan Early Career Award Winner

Feb. 13, 2020

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Noel Clark Named Professor of Distinction

View the A&S Announcement Congratulations to Physics Professor Noel A Clark, who was selected by the College of Arts and Sciences as a 2020 Professor of Distinction, the highest faculty title in the college. This honorific title is reserved for scholars and artists of national and international distinction who are...

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Dennis Perepelitsa Named Cottrell Scholar

Feb. 13, 2020

Professor Dennis Perepelitsa has been named a 2020 Cottrell Scholar through the Research Corporation for Scientific Advancement. The announcement was made on Monday, February 10, 2020. According to their Web site, the Cottrell Scholar Award (CSA) "honors and helps to develop outstanding teacher-scholars who are recognized by their scientific communities...