Physics & Astronomy

May 31, 2021
The Physics & Astronomy grad student will use the support to study lithium-ion batteries.
May 19, 2021
LePort once built a particle detector from scratch. Now he’s developing gene therapies for age-related diseases.
May 18, 2021
The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument collaboration launched a new era in cosmology today with a five-year endeavor to construct the largest three-dimensional map of the universe.
May 18, 2021
In 2018, astronomers announced that they had discovered an exoplanet orbiting Barnard’s star, our solar system’s second-closest stellar neighbor, but further analysis by an international group of researchers headed by a graduate student at the University of California, Irvine has cast doubt on the finding.
May 17, 2021
The award recognizes her work as an equity advisor and in organizing events that help faculty succeed.
Mar 25, 2021
Mercado’s award ceremony will also honor his slain friend and fellow astrophysicist, José Flores Velázquez.
Mar 19, 2021
Professor Sanchez-Yamagishi will use the award to explore materials at atomic scales — and to make room for surprises, too.
Mar 19, 2021
Dive into UCI quantum science, and into the realm of the weird 
Mar 16, 2021
Bui will further mathematical research that reconstructs high-res pictures.
Jan 19, 2021
What is dark matter? It’s a question as alluring as it is perplexing. Just ask Rebecca Riley — or any of the participants in this new Compelling Conversations episode — who recounts what it’s like to…
Mar 2, 2021
An interview with UCI’s Professor Huolin Xin, who envisions a future where airplanes are completely electric.
Feb 26, 2021
UCI astrophysicist and Ph.D. student Devontae Baxter fell in love with space in a library in Stockbridge, Georgia