Physics + Astronomy

  • Experimental cosmologist Philip Lubin’s group launches its first iterations of space-traveling ‘wafercraft’
  • Hertz Foundation selects undergraduate physics student Dolev Bluvstein for prestigious five-year fellowship
  • Theoretical physicist Leon Balents appointed co-director of CIFAR’s refreshed quantum materials program
  • Ten years before the detection of gravitational waves, two KITP postdocs had a novel idea
  • Five members of the UC Santa Barbara community will join 41 Nobel laureates in Lindau, Germany this summer