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
    Physics majors
    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.


August 4, 2020
Welcome to Mike Sas who comes to us as a postgraduate associate pending degree working with Helen Caines. He is an experimental physicist interested in studying the nature of...
August 4, 2020
On July 21, 2020, Supraja Balasubramanian successfully defended her thesis, “A Differential Cross-Section Measurement of Muon Neutrino-Induced Charged Current Neutral Pion...
August 4, 2020
On July 29, 2020, Josh Burt successfully defended his thesis, “Large-Scale Organization of Microcircuit Specialization in Human Cortex” (advisor John Murray). Burt explained...
July 28, 2020
Welcome to Jinyong Ma who comes to us as a postdoctoral associate working with Jack Harris. His current research is focused on quantum phenomena in a liquid optomechanical...
July 28, 2020
SU(5) is a peer support and mentorship program for first year graduate students in physics and astronomy. For many students, the transition from undergraduate to graduate...