Department of Physics and Astronomy

Michigan State University's Department of Physics and Astronomy is one of the top-ranked departments in the country. It offers many diverse courses in physics and astronomy. Undergraduate programs are available with different emphases and mixes with other branches of science and engineering. It also offers graduate (M.S. & Ph.D.) degree programs with specializations in many sub-fields available.


Upcoming Events

September 21, 2017
P-A Colloquium: How Fundamental are YOUR Constants?

Speaker:  John Ralston, University of Kansas

Title:  How Fundamental are YOUR Constants?

Date: Thu, 21 Sep 2017, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

September 22, 2017
Science at the Edge Seminar

Speaker:  Insoo Hyun, Department of Bioethics, Director of the CWRU Stem Cell Ethics Center, Case Western Reserve University

Title: Ethics at the Edge of Science: Biomedical Ethics of Genome Engineering

Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2017, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

September 28, 2017
P-A Colloquium: Parking Long Solar Panel Project

Speaker:  Wolfgang Bauer, Michigan State University

Title:  Parking Long Solar Panel Project

Date: Thu, 28 Sep 2017, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

September 29, 2017
Science at the Edge Seminar

Speaker:  James Bardwell, Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology, University of Michigan

Title: Watching a Chaperone Fold a Protein at High Resolution

Date: Fri, 29 Sep 2017, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.