News Briefs

Nov 17, 2022
Thirteen UCI faculty members are part of the Highly Cited Researchers list for 2022. Both quantitative and qualitative analyses are used to identify individuals from across the globe who have…
Nov 16, 2022
The UCI Physical Sciences professors work to elevate the union’s science and its publications, too.
Nov 14, 2022
Advanced instruments aid in development of coherent picture of extragalactic nucleus.
Nov 1, 2022
Svetlana Jitomirskaya was born in Ukraine, but left the Soviet Union to escape sexism and antisemitism. Even though her work in mathematical physics has now been honored with one of the field’s top prizes, she finds herself still fighting old battles.
Oct 24, 2022
The program, which just accepted its first two students, provides research support for three academic quarters.
Oct 19, 2022
The honor recognizes Abazajian’s research into the nature of dark matter.
Oct 19, 2022
Dollar works to further research into high-intensity laser physics, as well as to make his field more inclusive, diverse and equitable.
Oct 18, 2022
Researchers at UC Irvine found that California’s trees are dying and may not be coming back.
Oct 18, 2022
Professor Scaffidi studies the quantum behavior that emerges in materials at different scales.
Oct 18, 2022
In a new Nature paper, Scaffidi and others describe a new way of driving an electric current through a device.
Oct 18, 2022
Professor Griffin’s lab works to chart chemical processes happening in the human microbiome.
Oct 17, 2022
The conference exposed high school students to STEM fields at the School of Physical Sciences.