Physics + Astronomy

  • Experimental cosmologist Philip Lubin and his group use photonics to search Andromeda for signs of alien life
  • 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
  • Assistant professor Andrea Young has won the Milner Foundation’s 2018 New Horizons Prize in Fundamental Physics