Graduate

Assistant Prof. Eric Dahl discusses a bubble chamber prototype with a prospective graduate student.

Graduate Study

The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers three advanced degrees:

Chair of Physics PhD Admissions
Professor Venkat Chandrasekhar
Phone number: 847-491-3444
Office: Technological Institute F125
Email: v-chandrasekhar@northwestern.edu

Chair of Astronomy PhD Admissions
Professor Giles Novak
Phone number: 847-491-8645
Office: Technological Institute F253
Email: g-novak@northwestern.edu

Director of Physics PhD Studies
Professor Brian Odom
Phone number: 847-467-5452
Office: Technological Institute F411
Email: b-odom@northwestern.edu

Director of Astronomy PhD Studies
Professor Fred Rasio
Phone number: 847-491-7904
Office: Technological Institute F213
Email: rasio@northwestern.edu

Director of the Master's Program and Master's Admissions
Professor Melville Ulmer
Phone number: 847-491-5633
Office: Dearborn 3B
Email: m-ulmer2@northwestern.edu