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

News & Events

Simulating SuperconductorsSimulating superconducting materials with ultracold atoms
Rice physicists build superconductor analog, observe antiferromagnetic order.
Super heated corona‘Nanoflares’ superheat sun’s corona
Rice, NASA, Glasgow researchers find evidence of why solar atmosphere is hotter than surface
RSI Hosts WorkshopBringing space down to Earth
The Rice Space Institute co-hosted a workshop exploring ways to bring commercial space-flight initiatives to Texas.