Research Facilities

In order to stay on the forefront of scientific discovery and innovation, researchers must have access to first-class facilities. The School of Physical Sciences houses several specialized research facilities and the interdisciplinary nature of research at UC Irvine affords students the opportunity to participate in research programs across departments and schools. 

Some of the research facilities in the School of Physical Sciences are:

UC Irvine is also a member of the University of California Observatories (UCO) multi-campus research unit. UCO's astronomical facilities include: