Skip to main content

Physics and Astronomy

Two physicists in a research lab

Faculty and Research

Our research employs an broad range of theoretical and experimental approaches to understand the fundamental nature of the universe.
Learn More

Seminars and Colloquia

See our weekly seminars and colloquia throughout the academic year.
Learn More
Dearborn Observatory

Dearborn Observatory

Visitors are invited to tour the Observatory every Friday night. 


Learn More

News and Events


Observing at Dearborn Observatory


The Dearborn Observatory is closed for public observing with the historic 18.5 inch refracting telescope until further notice.

Learn More


Cancelled Colloquium: Cheng Chin: TBD

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

TBD Seminar Speaker: Cheng Chin, University of Chicago  Host: Kovachy Keywords: Physics, Astronomy, Seminar, Colloquium

Colloquium: TBD: TBD

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

TBD Seminar Speaker:   Host:  Keywords: Physics, Astronomy, Seminar, Colloquium

See All Events


Yas Shemirani places as runner up in “You Can Make a Difference”
Seminars, Colloquia and Heilborn canceled until further notice
Margutti wins the NSF CAREER grant!
Discovery of broken time-reversal symmetry in the topological superconductor UPt3
Motter group result featured on Nature Physics cover

See All News

Back to top