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Physics & Astronomy Department
6100 Main MS-61
Houston, Texas 77005-1827
Office: 713-348-4938

News & Events

Foster CAREERMatthew Foster wins NSF CAREER Award
Theoretical physicist wins five-year grant to study quantum materials
CI Tau planetAstronomers find giant planet around very young star
Jupiter-like ‘CI Tau b’ orbits 2 million-year-old star in constellation Taurus
Planets around TW HyaPlanet Formation in Earth-like Orbit around a Young Star
Rice astronomy professor helps produce ALMA's Best Image Yet of a Protoplanetary Disk