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The Cosmos
The Cosmos

From the mysteries of dark matter to the secrets hidden in our own solar system, astrophysics probes the galaxy of unanswered questions.


At the size scale of an atom, researchers manipulate nano-particles to explore the world of quantum mechanics and to build the smallest machines possible.

Probing Life
Probing Life

Biophysicists study the complexity of life by using the laws of physics and the power of math to analyze patterns in living things, from epilepsy to signal processing.

Nuclei & Particles
Nuclei & Particles

The nuclear force is the strongest found in nature. From questions of how protons and neutrons are bound in nuclei (or neutron stars) to the interactions of quarks and gluons, this is strong stuff.


Saturday, Nov. 4 Open House
Physics & Astronomy Open House
Ohio University
10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Clippinger Laboratories on the Athens campus. 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm (Observatory at The Ridges – Drop-In, weather permitting)

Tuesday, Oct. 17 INPP Seminar
Daniel Tapia Takaki
University of Kansas
Ultra Peripheral HI Collisions/Diffractive h-h
4:00 p.m. Edwards Accelerator Laboratory in Roger W. Finlay Conference Room

Thursday, Oct. 19 CMSS Colloquium
Marc Bockrath
Ohio State University
Electronics and Straintronics in Graphene
4:10 p.m. Walter Hall 245

Friday, Oct. 20 Colloquium
Julie Roche
Ohio University
Building a Tomographic Image of the Proton
4:10 p.m. Walter Hall 245

Stargazing Nights Ohio University Observatory
Ohio University, Department of Physics & Astronomy
Public Stargazing Nights at Ohio University Observatory

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