Physics + Astronomy

  • Researchers at the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics analyze flocking behavior on curved surfaces
  • Researchers explore the balance between coherence and control with a novel platform for quantum processing
  • Physicist Andrea Young receives a 2016 Packard Fellowship to pursue his studies of van der Waals heterostructures
  • UCSB physicist Joseph Incandela will present the campus’s 61st Annual Faculty Research Lecture
  • Construction of the world’s most sensitive dark matter detector is moving ahead to prepare for new experiments in 2020
  • A new book co-edited by a UCSB scholar examines the eclectic science that emerged from the counterculture