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

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: Coherent Neutrino Scattering

Speaker:  Kate Scholberg, Duke University

Title:  Coherent Neutrino Scattering

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

March 16, 2018
Science at the Edge Seminar

Speaker: Richard Bonneau, Director, NYU Center for Data Science, Biology and Computer Science, New York University

Title: Modeling Protein Structure and Biological Networks

Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.