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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.


Tuesday, Sept. 20 Open House
Zach Meisel
Ohio University
Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics Open House
4:00 p.m. Edwards Accelerator Lab

Thursday, Sept. 22 CMSS Colloquium
Vanessa Sih
University of Michigan
Ultrafast optical measurements of spin polarization in semiconductors
4:10 p.m. Walter Hall 245

Friday, Sept. 23 Colloquium
Pat McCarthy
Carnegie Observatories/Giant Magellan Telescope Organization
Giant Telescopes and Astronomical Discovery
4:10 p.m. Walter Hall 245

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