Physics & Astronomy

Apr 12, 2024
On April 4, the UC Irvine Office of Inclusive Excellence, alongside the Latinx Resource Center and Graduate Division, hosted the seventh annual Latino Excellence and Achievement Awards Dinner (LEAD…
Apr 8, 2024
The event saw people from all walks witness a rare celestial event.
Apr 8, 2024
An eclipse viewing event is happening April 8th at the UC Irvine School of Physical Sciences.
Apr 5, 2024
As an ambassador, Castenda's helping her community learn about and enjoy the upcoming solar eclipse.
Mar 28, 2024
The honor recognizes Xin’s contributions to AI-powered transmission microscopy and 3D imaging.
Mar 22, 2024
The UCI Ph.D. candidate is unraveling the mysteries of dark matter and pushing the culture of physics in new directions by asking a simple, powerful question.
Mar 22, 2024
The UC Irvine postdoctoral researcher studies neutrinos, or “ghost” particles.
Mar 15, 2024
Ghez told the story of how she led the team that discovered a supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy.
Mar 5, 2024
A physics and astronomy professor staked out in the dark at Anza-Borrego Desert State Park to capture the cosmos.
Feb 29, 2024
Scientists have proposed a new way to learn whether hypothetical particles called axions really exist—and whether axions make up most of the universe’s dark matter
Feb 20, 2024
A University of California, Irvine professor is being tasked to help design the most powerful laser in the world. Franklin Dollar, a professor of physics & astronomy at UCI, is part of the effort to build the laser called the EP-OPAL (Optical Parametric Amplifier Lines).
Feb 15, 2024
The fellowship will fund Campbell’s quantum materials research at UCI and at Los Alamos National Laboratory