News and announcements

BOG recognizes one of our own faculty with scholarly achievements
Awards
Physics professor receives IUPAP Young Scientist Prize in Nuclear Physics
Awards
Black hole research involving WSU astronomer makes front cover of Nature
Research
David vs. Goliath: What a tiny electron can tell us about the structure of the universe
2018 CLAS Teaching Awards presented to six faculty members
Society of Physics Students' national office names WSU Outstanding Chapter
Awards
Prof. Sakamoto to run Light Microscopy Summer summer course
Wayne State physicist awarded a Simons Fellowship in theoretical physics to study 'unknown forces of nature'
Awards
Wayne State looks to the stars with newest acquisition
Research
Conlin, Petrov, Putschke, and Wadehra receive awards at the 2018 Academic Recognition Ceremony
Awards
Wayne State University collaborates with Applied Materials on advanced semiconductor research
Research
2018 AP Day at WSU
Wayne State University receives New Mexico dark sky land, robotic observatory
Wayne State University receives New Mexico dark sky land, robotic observatory
Research
2017 student awards
Awards
WSU physics research hailed as one of top 100 Science Stories of the Year by Discover Magazine
Awards
Kip Thorne colloquium on geometrodynamics
Physics and astronomy to host special colloquium with astrophysicist Kip Thorne
Research
The Great American Eclipse of 2017
Physics professor Ed Cackett contributes to historic NASA research
Wayne State physics professor earns distinguished NSF CAREER Award
Four members of the Department of Physics and Astronomy receive awards at the 2017 Academic Recognition Ceremony.
Awards
Students from six area high schools visit the physics and astronomy department during the 16th annual Advanced Placement Day
Congratulations to all speakers and poster presenters at the 8th annual Graduate Research Day
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Most vortical fluid - globally polarized Quark-Gluon Plasma