an enormous machine, at the bottom of which stands a person in a hard hat.

The Compact Muon Solenoid being assembled.  This particle detector in Switzerland recently discovered the Higgs Boson and continues to search for new particles.  UA faculty Conor Henderson and Paolo Rumerio are part of the collaboration using this detector.

a small section of the Veil Nebula (NASA).
Physics & Astronomy Colloquium

August 31 @ 3:45 pm
227 Gallalee Hall

Faculty Interests Mini Colloquia by Jeremy Bailin and Igor Ostrovskiy [...]


a small section of the Veil Nebula (NASA).
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Gravitational Wave Astronomy

October 5 @ 4:00 pm
Gallallee Hall Room 227

Weekly colloquium series in the Department of Physics and Astronomy.  Lecture is primarily targeted for graduate students in physics and astronomy, however anyone interested is welcome. Speaker: Deirdre Shoemaker, Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology [...]