physics

Mar 28, 2018

Synthetic Biology: Life Redesigned

James J. Collins, a pioneer in the field of synthetic biology, will present the Department of Physics' 2018 John B. Derieux Science Lecture.

Mar 27, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Experiment Seeks to Determine Why Matter Outnumbers Anti-matter in the Universe

A new project is aimed at detecting a process called neutrinoless double-beta decay, which could be key to explaining why there is more matter than anti-matter in the universe.

Feb 21, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Three Sciences Faculty Win NSF CAREER Awards

Three faculty from the College of Sciences have received Faculty Early Career Development Awards from the National Science Foundation.

Feb 20, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

NC State Physicist Kemper Receives NSF CAREER Award

Alexander Kemper of the Department of Physics has received a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Award from the National Science Foundation.

Feb 20, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

NC State Physicist Kumah Receives NSF CAREER Award

Divine Kumah of the Department of Physics has received a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Award from the National Science Foundation.

Feb 5, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

New Approach Could Quickly Identify Best Organic Solar Cell Mixtures

Researchers aim to reduce the trial-and-error aspect of solar cell production by reducing the time spent on finding the most efficient mixtures.

Feb 1, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Creating an Electron-Hole Liquid at Room Temperature

NC State physicists have built a blueprint for creating electron-hole liquids at room temperature.

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 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.