Physics

Opportunities Abound

Opportunities Abound

Mechanical engineering student Cornelius Plomp '22 and engineering physics student Trevor Cox '22 each participated in a competitive internship experience at DEKA, working on an array of research projects for some of the most innovative companies in the world. They share their experience on how the... Read More

Recent Stories

  • Physics professor Chanda Prescod-Weinstein stands against a chalkboard with arms crossed.
    - A Force in Physics
    Nature magazine has selected assistant professor of physics Chanda Prescod-Weinstein to its "Nature's 10" list of 10 people who helped shape science in 2020. Read More
  •  Excellence, Times Two
    - Excellence, Times Two
    Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, assistant professor of physics and core faculty in women’s and gender studies at UNH, has received the American Physical Society’s (APS) Edward A.... Read More
  • neutron star merger
    - UNH Researchers Join National Physics Frontier Center
    Researchers at the University of New Hampshire were selected to join a newly formed Network for Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries Physics Frontier Center (PFC)... Read More
  • professor Jiadong Zang
    - Rising Research Star
    In the early stages of his career, assistant professor of physics and materials science Jiadong Zang is making waves. For his research prowess, Zang was recently selected as the ... Read More
  • Tom Collins '20
    - Rocketing Toward His Future
    The first time Thomas Collins’ father took him up in a plane at the Hampton Airfield it was in one of those small two-seaters that have flaps for doors.  Read More
  • Tan Dao ‘20
    - 10 Weeks with DOE
    The expression “a cast of thousands” could be applied to the volume of applicants the Department of Energy (DOE) receives each year for internships at one of its 17 laboratories. Read More
  • Learning What She Didn’t Know
    - Learning What She Didn’t Know
    Before Lihy Buchbinder ’21 arrived at UNH, she had a cultural experience that few students have: In 2014, after finishing her last two years of high school, she returned to her... Read More
  • UNH space physics professor Noe Lugaz
    - Space Weather Editor
    Noé Lugaz, research associate professor of physics and astronomy, is the new editor-in-chief of the journal Space Weather,. Read More
  • NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine and U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen visited UNH to meet with faculty members and students
    - NASA Lands at UNH
    NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine and U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen meet with faculty members and students working on space science projects.   Read More
  • When Stars Collide
    - When Stars Collide
    Sometimes in order to better understand the law of physics on Earth, you need to reach into outer space. Very far into outer space. Read More