U researchers find a mineral discovered in Russia in the 1830s holds a key to the next step in ultra-high-speed communications and computing.
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Statement from the University of Utah regarding Ms. Xiaolin Tang, a Ph.D. candidate in the university’s Department of Physics and Astronomy.
TIno Nyawelo fell in love with physics as a high schooler in South Sudan. With the help of teachers, mentors and outreach organizations, he left the violence of his country to pursue graduate studies in Europe, and eventually joined the U physics faculty. Now, he shares his love of science with refugee youth struggling to adapt to the Utah school system.
Black holes may lurk in most ultra-compact dwarf remnants of shredded galaxies.
Underserved students get a taste for physics during Project Youth 2017.
U undergrads attend a conference aimed at helping physics majors continue in the male-dominated field.
Meet Payel Kar, doctoral candidate in the Department of Physics and Astronomy and member of WomPA.