Physics

Dec 13, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

Physicist Ditto Named to National Academy of Inventors

William Ditto, professor of physics, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.

Dec 8, 2017  |  Our People

Meet Chris McGahan, Our New Dean

Program by program, Chris McGahan wants to create an extraordinary College of Sciences.

Dec 7, 2017  |  Physics

Physicist Thomas Honored as AAAS Fellow, Wins APS Award

John Thomas has received prestigious honors from two leading science organizations.

Dec 6, 2017  |  Physics

Physicist Thomas Named AAAS Fellow

Physicist John Thomas has been elected as a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Dec 6, 2017  |  Physics

Physicist Thomas Awarded APS Davisson-Germer Prize

Physicist John Thomas has won the Davisson-Germer Prize from the American Physical Society.

Dec 5, 2017  |  Physics

100 Years of NC State Physics

Explore highlights of the Department of Physics' rich 100-year history.

Nov 6, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Explore Voltage-Driven Liquid Metal Fractals

NC State researchers find that low voltage makes high surface-tension liquid metal spread and form fractals.

Sep 14, 2017  |  Physics

5 Things I Love About NC State Physics

Dean Bill Ditto, a physicist, says few physics departments anywhere can rival NC State's rich tradition.

Sep 13, 2017  |  General News

On Social: Summer of Science

Our students spent the summer doing all kinds of science all over the globe. See what summer vacation was like for them.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Physics

Star Searcher

In this video, see how astrophysicist Carla Fröhlich learns about the chemical elements all around us by studying faraway stars and supernovae.