Welcome to the Physics Department
The physics department is a medium-sized department with 30 regular, research, and adjunct faculty members and approximately 35 graduate students. Programs of study lead to M.S. and Ph.D degrees in both pure and applied physics. The Institute for Astrophysics and Computational Sciences (IACS) also operates through the CUA Physics Department.
Supernova In Nucleus of QS02 Mrk477 Disocvered by CUA Intern, LuisFelipe Longo Micchi, under the direction of Dr. Steve Kraemer, Physics Dept, Chair
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Geronimo L. Villanueva, research assistant professor in the Institute for Astrophysics and Computational Sciences in the Physics Department, won the Harold C. Urey Prize from the American Astronomical Society’s Division for Planetary Sciences. The prize recognizes outstanding achievement in planetary research by a young scientist.
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