Dana Anderson Portrait

Dana Anderson Wins Willis E. Lamb Award

Oct. 7, 2021

Congratulations to Physics Professor Dana Anderson for winning the 2021 Willis E Lamb award for Laser Science and Quantum Optics. The award recognizes Dana's, "excellent contributions to quantum optics and electronics". The Anderson Group is currently involved in state of the art ultracold atom research with applications in atomtronics, atom...

Portrait of Robert Ristinen

In Memoriam - Robert Ristinen

Oct. 7, 2021

Physics Emeritus Professor Robert A. Ristinen passed away on September 10, 2021, at his home in Boulder at the age of 87. Bob grew up in the small town of Menahga, Minnesota, hunting, fishing, and trapping. Among other endeavors, he learned to repair automobiles and farm equipment, and became an...

Jun Ye Wins 2022 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics

Sept. 9, 2021

Jack Burns elected to International Academy of Astronautics

July 23, 2021

Professor Shuo Sun acknowledged as emerging scientific leader

Professor Michael Ritzwoller wins Evelyn Hooker Advocacy Award

CU Physics Professors Perepelitsa, Nagle, and Graduate Students Build New Detector Components for Brookhaven National Laboratory

July 9, 2021

View the Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) news feature, " sPHENIX Assembly Shifts into Visible High Gear " which describes the work scientists and collaborators—including nuclear physics Professors Dennis Perepelitsa, Jamie Nagle, and a team of four graduate students—are doing to build and test components for sPHENIX, a 1000-ton particle detector...

Nuris Figueroa wins AB Nexus Grant for Microbiome Biophysics Research

June 3, 2021

Professor Adjoint Jun Ye wins the 2021 Julius Springer Prize

June 2, 2021

Denver Post - Quantum technology: Can the Denver, Boulder area be an epicenter for the next great tech boom?

April 19, 2021