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Physics and Astronomy

Welcome to Northwestern Physics and Astronomy

 
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Faculty and Research

Our research employs an broad range of theoretical and experimental approaches to understand the fundamental nature of the universe.
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Seminars and Colloquia

See our weekly seminars and colloquia throughout the academic year.
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Dearborn Observatory

Dearborn Observatory

Visitors are invited to tour the Observatory every Friday night. 

 

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News and Events

 

Observing at Dearborn Observatory

 

The Dearborn Observatory is closed for public observing with the historic 18.5 inch refracting telescope until further notice.

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Events

 
Feb
7
2022
PLaTS Seminar: Eugenia Etkina: TBA

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Online

Dr. Etkina designs physics laboratory courses that mirror real physics investigation and practice. In designing these courses she creat...

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News

 
Alex Romanenko Awarded Particle Accelerator Science and Technology Award

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