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Wayne State University receives New Mexico dark sky land, robotic observatory
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2017 student awards
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WSU physics research hailed as one of top 100 Science Stories of the Year by Discover Magazine
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Kip Thorne colloquium on geometrodynamics
Physics professor Ed Cackett contributes to historic NASA research
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Physics and astronomy to host special colloquium with astrophysicist Kip Thorne
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Four members of the Department of Physics and Astronomy receive awards at the 2017 Academic Recognition Ceremony.
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Students from six area high schools visit the Physics and Astronomy department during the 16th annual Advanced Placement Day at Wayne State
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
Prof. Xiang-Qiang Chu's research highlighted on ORNL main webpage
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Toward an Understanding of Hadron-Hadron Collisions: From Feynman-Field to the LHC
Wayne State hosts national conference empowering women in physics
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Wayne State hosts national conference empowering women in physics
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Congratulations to Doaa Taha, who just received an Ovshinsky Student Travel Award for the 2017 APS March Meeting
2016 student awards
Awards
Friday 2 Dec Seminar: Searching for Ultralight Particles with Black Holes and Gravitational Waves
WSU Physics & Astronomy Professor Chris Kelly wins prestigious NSF CAREER Award
Emeritus Professor, Alvin Saperstein is volunteer of the month at Michigan Science Center
Tenure-Track Faculty Position, Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
Particle-Astro-Nuclear Physics Seminar: Technical challenges understanding heavy ion collisions in experiment and theory: 9 November at 4pm, Room 312
Particle-Astro-Nuclear Physics Seminar: Going beyond the RAA to v2 puzzle
Physics Ph.D. students Prakash Thapa and Shawn Zaleski awarded research grants for work at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Sowjanya Gollapinni, Physics Ph.D. 2012, appointed to the faculty at the University of Tennessee
Sat, Oct 22nd: Dept Professor and Chair David Cinabro presents astrophysics talk at U of M's Saturday Morning Physics lecture series