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Physics and Astronomy

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Faculty and Research

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

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

Dearborn Observatory

Visitors are invited to tour the Observatory every Friday night. 


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News and Events


Open Faculty Positions

The Department of Physics & Astronomy is currently searching in the field of theoretical biological physics or complex systems physics.  We are also seeking to hire a multi-year non-tenure eligible Assistant Professor of Instruction.

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500 people observe lunar eclipse at Dearborn Observatory
Prof. Margutti leads international team in studying the birth of a black hole or neutron star.
The Department of Physics and Astronomy is proud to host the 2019 regional Conference of Undergraduate Women in Physics

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