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.


Upcoming Events

February 23, 2018
Science at the Edge Seminar

Speaker: Amit Singer, Princeton University

Title: Mathematics for Cryo-Electron Microscopy

Date: Fri, 23 Feb 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 2, 2018
Science at the Edge Seminar

Speaker: Karen Guillemin, Department of Biology, Institute of Molecular Biology, University of Oregon

Title: Molecular Dialogues with the Microbiota: Insights from the Zebrafish Intestine

Date: Fri, 02 Mar 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 15, 2018
P-A Colloquium

Speaker:  Kate Scholberg, Duke University

Title:  <to be announced>

Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2018, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

March 15, 2018
"Astronomical Horizons" Lecture

Title: <to be announced>
Speaker: Ty DeYoung, Associate Professor, MSU High Energy Physics - Experimental

Free and open to the public.

Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2018, 7:30 pm
Location: Abrams Planetarium