UCI-initiated hunt for

    new particles at the

    Large Hadron Collider

    gets underway

    Success Through
    Peer Mentoring:

    The Physics & Astronomy

    department has introduced

    peer mentoring

    for all students!

  • Steven White, an expert in quantum and computational physics, is one of the latest researchers from the University of California,

    Irvine to be elected to the prestigious

    National Academy of Sciences.

  • New UC Irvine faculty member Aomawa Shields studies the climate on distant planets. Her aim: find those most likely to host alien life.

Seminars, Colloquia & Faculty Meetings

Tue, 03/26/2019
3:00 pm
Martin Winkler
Stockholm University
Thu, 04/04/2019
3:30 pm
L. Song Richardson, Dean and Chancellor's Professor of Law
Fri, 04/05/2019
11:00 am
Chris White

Support Physics & Astronomy

Scientists in the Department of Physics & Astronomy are working to expand our knowledge of the Universe, the laws of physics, and the behavior of matter and energy by examining everything from the smallest particles to the vast expanses of the cosmos. Your support will help continue impactful research and education. For more information on supporting the department's research  programs contact Marijana Lekousis at marijana@uci.edu.