Physics + Astronomy

  • Stephen Hawking of Cambridge University (front) joined some of the world’s leading physicists who came together at UCSB in 2001.
  • Cottrell Scholar Nathaniel Craig formalizes a learning assistants' program in a key upper-division physics course
  • Spacechip
    Science meets Hollywood in the fourth annual Raw Science Film Festival Jan. 5-7
  • KITP member Leon Balents is appointed to the Pat and Joe Yzurdiaga Chair in Theoretical Physics
  • KITP hosts a rapid-response program to explore myriad new astrophysical insights from a double neutron star merger