Department of Physics

Missouri S&T announces Chancellor’s Challenge Award

Posted by on May 12, 2015

The Council of Graduate Students at Missouri University of Science and Technology was honored Tuesday, May 12, with the Chancellor’s Challenge Award for leadership, strategic vision and notable efforts to implement the university’s strategic plan, “Rising to the Challenge: Missouri S&T’s Strategy for Success.”

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S&T College of Arts, Sciences, and Business to host open house

Posted by on September 26, 2014

The College of Arts, Sciences, and Business at Missouri University of Science and Technology is hosting an open house for prospective students and their families.

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Missouri S&T’s Free Fall Film Festival starts Sept. 2

Posted by on July 30, 2014

View new and classic films during Missouri University of Science and Technology’s 2014 Free Fall Film Festival. The first film in the series will be the 2013 comedy-drama “Her.”

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Missouri S&T teacher’s workshop earns DHE grant

Posted by on June 9, 2014

A hands-on, interactive summer workshop held at Missouri S&T to help Missouri educators improve their teaching of math and science has earned a grant from the Missouri Department of Higher Education (DHE).

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Missouri S&T physics students achieve nuclear fusion

Posted by on May 8, 2014

A team of three undergraduate physics students from Missouri S&T have achieved nuclear fusion of deuterium into helium. The reaction was achieved as part of the students’ final project for their senior research laboratory class.

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New signature areas focus on materials for extreme environments, smart living

Posted by on May 6, 2014

Two new best-in-class or signature areas at Missouri University of Science and Technology were announced Tuesday (May 6) by Missouri S&T Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader.

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New book by S&T professor examines small-town life

Posted by on April 24, 2014

People who return to a small town after 20 years away may not find the local shops they expect to see, but they can easily identify the landmark buildings. A new book by a Missouri S&T professor contemplates the changes that occur to small town buildings and the way those buildings’ roles change over time.

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General physics lecture to be hosted by S&T professor

Posted by on April 8, 2014

Dr. Greg Story, associate professor of physics at Missouri S&T, will present a general lecture on how the universe is impacted by natural forces at The Centre this April. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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Renowned physicist to guest lecture at S&T

Posted by on March 7, 2014

Michael Turner, the theoretical cosmologist who coined the term “dark energy,” will visit Missouri S&T and host two guest lectures this spring.

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Jentschura elected APS Fellow

Posted by on December 23, 2013

Dr. Ulrich D. Jentschura, associate professor of physics at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named a fellow of the American Physical Society, one of the world’s largest organizations of physicists.

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