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Recent News

October 3, 2019

OSU Physics Professors Jeanie Lau and Marc Bockrath were featured in the OSU Research News article Finding the “magic angle” to create a new superconductor which summarizes their search to find…

September 25, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Amy Connolly for being named a 2019 Fellow of the American Physical Society!

Dr. Connolly's citation was for: contributions to experimental and theoretical studies…

September 19, 2019

The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded the Institute for Optical Science at OSU $9.5 Million to establish a National Extreme Ultrafast Science Facility (NEXUS) which will be open…

September 18, 2019

Physics alumni Shirley Li (Ph.D. 2017, advisor John Beacom) and Isaac Upsal (Ph.D. 2018, advisor Michael Lisa) have each won the 2020 Dissertation Award of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics.  …