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Greetings from the Department Chair
Jingbiao Cui

Welcome to the Department of Physics and Materials Science at The University of Memphis. Our goal is to advance scientific knowledge and innovation while at the same time educating the next generation of talented scientists. Our dedicated faculty supports this mission with cutting-edge research, unique programs, and a supportive learning environment. Chair's Message


Memphis SHOPP (Saturdays Hands On Physics Program)

Memphis SHOPP (Saturdays Hands On Physics Program)

The program includes hands on teaching and laboratory sessions led by faculty members of the department of physics at the University of Memphis to high school students interested in physics and science to prepare them for the college experience in the sciences. Learn More


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Join the Society of Physics Students for Trivia Night!

Tuesday, April 14th, the SPS is hosting "Hawking or Hodor," a trivia game night in the UC, with pizza, prizes, and team-trivia-fun for the low cost of $3!  More information can be found here.


Apply NOW for the Robert R. Marchini Scholarship

Robert R. Marchini Scholarship

The Department of Physics is now accepting applications for the Robert R Marchini Scholarship. About the Scholarship



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About Physics and Materials Science

Physics and Materials Science is a broad and complex field that uses mathematical models of nature to explain the nature and behavior of all manner of physical systems from the smallest particles inside the nucleus to the entire universe in which we live.

The Department of Physics and Materials Science has an expert faculty that reflects the diversity of opportunities available within the discipline.

Research areas currently being investigated include astrophysics, solar physics, biomaterials, nanoscience, condensed matter physics, applications of fractional calculus, and molecular computing. Learn More

What can you do with a degree in Physics? Check out the opportunities.

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