2022 Hoodie Ceremony
    PHYS 260/261 (2018-19) reunion. Photo by Steven Girvin
    Edward Bouchet mural by Kwadwo Adae on Henry Street, New Haven
    Research group
    Quantum sensors
    Instrumentation Lunch presentation
    Optical table
    PROSPECT assembly
    Poster session
    Physics graduates
    Yale Pathways to Science outreach
    Outreach with Yale Pathways to Science
    Optical trapping of microspheres
    CUORE Cryostat
    ALICE event
    Women in Physics
    PROSPECT team
    Laser cooling and magneto-optical trapping of strontium monofluoride. (Matt Steinecker)
    PROSPECT photo multiplier tubes (Ke Han)
    Colored phase contrast images of Chlamydomonas Reinhardtii cells. (Veikko F. Geyer, Benjamin M. Friedrich)
    Displacing oxygens in the interfacial layer of a LSMO/BTO interface. (Alexandru Bogdan Georgescu)
    Confocal image of mouse keratinocytes. (Aaron Mertz)
    ATLAS detector from above (Lawrence Lee)
    Quantum Mixmaster Excitation State (2,1) in Minisuperspace (Joseph Bae)


Discover Physics at Yale

Welcome to the Yale Physics Department, a center of research and training, in which our vibrant community works together with each other, and with collaborators across Yale’s campus, the country, and the world to answer fundamental scientific questions that are pushing the frontiers of our current understanding of the universe.


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June 6, 2024
On June 3, Yale Wright Laboratory (Wright Lab) officially welcomed the 69 participants of the 2024 Summer Student Research Program at Wright Lab, which runs for eight weeks,...
May 31, 2024
Wright Lab hosted the 2024 ALICE-USA meeting from May 29-31.  The meeting included presentations to highlight and facilitate the research work of junior and senior...
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May 30, 2024
Daphne Klemme, senior administrative assistant in physics, interviewed Yale Physics graduate student Joy Pajarla about her curation of an exhibit at the Yale Peabody Museum...
May 30, 2024
Yale Physics welcomes Elise Le Boulicaut Ennis, postdoctoral associate in the field of experimental particle physics, and a member of Yale’s Wright Lab. Le Boulicaut...