• Dr. Kenneth C. Janda appointed for second term as dean

    "The School of Physical Sciences has thrived under Dean Janda’s leadership. All four of its departments are ranked above 90th percentile by the National Research Council... Dean Janda is committed to inclusive excellence. During his tenure, the school has steadily improved in the recruitment of women and under-represented minority faculty." - Enrique Lavernia, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor

  • UCI announces Hellman Fellows for 2016-17

    Professor Sergey Pronin received a Hellman Fellowship for his work on the synthesis of systemic insecticides to help secure new control measures for long-standing and emerging threats to human health, such as malaria and Zika fever. 

  • We un-boiled an egg!

    UC Irvine chemists have figured out how to unboil egg whites – an innovation that could dramatically reduce costs for cancer treatments, food production and other segments of the $160 billion global biotechnology industry.

  • Physicists confirm possible discovery of fifth force of nature

    Professors Jonathan Feng and Tim Tait have found evidence of a fifth force of nature and a new particle that could have implications for the unification of forces and efforts to understand the dark matter that pervades the universe.

  • Read the latest version of the School's quarterly e-newsletter

    "Thanks to the support of friends, our School is thriving in its mission of teaching, research, and service. Special thanks to the David Mindel Family for their generous gift supporting the Department of Physics & Astronomy." 

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