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)


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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.


October 10, 2019
It is with a heavy heart that I share with you the sad news that one of our recent alum, Dr. Nathan Cooper, passed away on 3rd of October in his apartment in South Bend,...
This is an element-specific, scanning transmission electron microscopy (STEM) image of the atoms in a new material developed by Yale in collaboration with Brookhaven National Laboratory. The image shows layered sheets of cobalt (green) and titanium (red) atoms. (Image courtesy of Brookhaven National Laboratory)
October 8, 2019
Yale News (October 7, 2019), ‘Picoscience’ and a plethora of new materials Yale researchers in “picoscience” are working to design and fabricate materials at the picometer...
Image courtesy of Christopher Davis
October 4, 2019
On Monday, September 30, 2019, Christopher Davis successfully defended his thesis, “Search for Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay with Majoron Emission in CUORE” (advisor Reina...