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)


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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.


September 19, 2023
Welcome to Sabrina Zacarias who comes to us from Technische Universitat Darmstadt as a postdoctoral associate working with Reina Maruyama. Zacarias’ research is working on...
September 19, 2023
Wright Lab welcomes Celín Hidalgo and Sergio Oscar Nuñez Silva, who have both been selected as Wright Lab DOE Research Trainees for Diversity in Nuclear Physics for the...
September 13, 2023
Charles Brown, Assistant Professor of Physics and Chiara Mingarelli, Assistant Professor of Physics have received 2023-2024 Public Voices Fellowships hosted by the Women...
September 12, 2023
On September 6, 2023, Sohan Vartak successfully defended the thesis “Nuclear Spectroscopy of Heavy Nuclei in the Shell Model Monte Carlo Method” (advisor: Yoram Alhassid)....
A. Ashtari Esfahani et al. (Project 8 Collaboration)
September 12, 2023
The neutrino is an elusive subatomic particle that passes effortlessly through normal matter and plays an outsized role among the particles that comprise our universe. To...
September 8, 2023
On August 21, 2023, Lauren Saunders successfully defended the thesis “Telescope Pointing for the Simons Observatory: Data Acquisition & Control Software, Calibration,...
September 1, 2023
Join us January 19-21, 2024 for  the American Physical Society Conferences for Undergraduate Women in Physics. Applications opened August 28, 2023 and will close October 23,...