The Department of Physics welcomes its new Chair, Meenakshi Narain.
August 2, 2022
Assistant Professor of Physics Jonathan Pober is working with NASA to build a radio telescope array to unlock the secrets of the Cosmic Dark Ages. READ MORE>>
Brown Researchers Bring Us One Step Closer to Detection of Dark Matter with First Results from New Massive LUX-ZEPLIN ExperimentJuly 7, 2022
The long search for dark matter, estimated to comprise 85 percent of all mass in the universe, took a major step forward now that the LUX-ZEPLIN experiment, an ambitious international collaboration, is fully operational. READ MORE>>
June 1, 2022
During its annual spring meeting in May, the Corporation of Brown University approved the appointment of two physics faculty to senior named chairs. Vesna Mitrovic was named the L. Herbert Ballou University Professor of Physics, and Gang Xiao was named the Ford Foundation Professor of Physics.
May 24, 2022
Brown University Professor of Physics Stephon Alexander has been named to the Editorial Board of the Journal of Cosmology and Astrophysics (JCAP).
Research Group Successfully Observes the World’s Largest Tunnel Magnetocapacitance of 426% with Prospects for Applications in High-performance Magnetic Sensors and Memory DevicesMay 19, 2022
A research group, including Brown University Professor of Physics and Engineering Gang Xiao, has successfully observed the world's largest tunnel magnetocapacitance (TMC) ratio and explained its mechanism. Read More.