Physics + Astronomy

  • An early career award supports research on the deep workings of devices such as thermoelectric modules and photovoltaic cells
  • UCSB materials scientist Omar Saleh receives the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award
  • Physics experiments hint at a phenomenon beyond the Standard Model of particle physics
  • In a public lecture sponsored by KITP, astrophysicist Saul Teukolsky explores the predictions of the General Theory of Relativity
  • cosmic web simulation
    Astronomers has made the first measurements of small-scale ripples in primeval hydrogen gas using rare double quasars
  • Female high school students get a peek at studying science, technology, engineering and math in college