Department News

Electrical engineering society names Mingzhong Wu a 2021 Fellow

IEEE cited Wu for his achievements in spintronics and magnetization.

Professor Jim Sites establishes endowed professorship for Department of Physics

The first such professorship within the department, the endowment provides research operations funds for an incoming faculty member.

Two CSU professors receive highly competitive award from the Department of Energy

Justin Sambur and Mike Mooney among 50 nationwide to receive DOE Early Career Award

T2K experiment shows strongest evidence yet of symmetry breaking in neutrinos

Understanding how neutrinos and antineutrinos differ will help scientists explain why so much matter exists in the universe, and so little antimatter.

Department Highlights

Colloquium: Mohammad Hafezi

“Topological physics: from photons to electrons” Mohammad Hafezi University of Maryland Monday, March 8th at 4:00pm There are many intriguing physical phenomena that are associated with topological features —global properties that are

Webinar: Xiaoxing Xi

Scientific Espionage, Open Exchange, and American Competitiveness Professor Xiaoxing Xi Department of Physics, Temple University Monday, March 8th at 2:00pm (Note: you must register for this webinar) Webinar Registration Link : https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SQM6Cz5tQQS21-3B-3GJUA Amid

Colloquium: Wes Campbell

“The Preparation and Measurement of Pure Quantum States” Wes Campbell University of California Los Angeles Monday, March 1st at 4:00pm Quantum mechanical systems with two levels arise in multiple disciplines of physics,

Colloquium: Andrea Liu

“Doing ‘Statistical Mechanics’ with Big Data” Andrea Liu University of Pennsylvania Monday, Feb. 22nd at 4:00pm Statistical mechanics has been the workhorse that condensed matter physicists have used to make the connection