Department of Physics

Physics Faculty research interests include atom and quantum optics, Bose-Einstein condensates, condensed matter, particle physics, cosmology and general relativity, physics education, quantum information theory, and quantum computing.

Students Maya Kinley-Hanlon, David Bialy, and Jacob Vancampen with Philip Johnson in AU’s gravitational wave detector lab.

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AU Welcomes New Institute for Integrated Space Science and Technology

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Bulletins & Events

Physics Colloquium: Oct. 17, 2:30 in DMTI 111

STEAM Faire: Oct. 19, 12PM-4:30PM in DMTI

 

smiling physics students working with circuits, circuit boards and batteries in a lab

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Why We Love Physics

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Three shelves with scientific instruments sit beneath the periodic table.

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Full STEAM Ahead

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rubens tube showing flames in waves

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AU's Optics Olympiad Makes Science Fun

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