Skip to main content
Alert
COVID-19 INFORMATION

Please click here for the latest department updates on COVID-19.

We're N this togetherWe're N this together

Physics and Astronomy

Welcome to Northwestern Physics and Astronomy

 
Two physicists in a research lab

Faculty and Research

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

Seminars and Colloquia

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

Dearborn Observatory

Visitors are invited to tour the Observatory every Friday night. 

 

Learn More

News and Events

 

Observing at Dearborn Observatory

 

The Dearborn Observatory is open on Friday evenings for walk-in tours at 9:00 PM for public observing with the historic 18.5 inch refracting telescope.

Learn More

Events

 
Feb
10
2023
Friday Nights at the Dearborn Observatory

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Evanston

The Dearborn Observatory is open for public viewing every Friday night from 8 to 10 pm during the fall and winter months (Oct-Mar). The...

See All Events

News

 
Maria Fernandez Davila Win's 4th Place Prize at CUWiP
Jeremy Rath Earns PhD

See All News

Back to top