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6100 Main MS-61
Houston, Texas 77005-1827
Office: 713-348-4938

News & Events

Corcoran APSRice professor is selected Woman Physicist of the Month
Rice particle physicist, Professor Marjorie Corcoran, is selected as the Woman Physicist of the Month for January 2015 by the Committee on the Status of Women in Physics of the American Physical Society
Foster SloanRice Physicist Matthew Foster wins Sloan Fellowship
Asst. Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Matthew Foster, wins a prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship. Foster is a condensed matter theorist, who has done pioneering work on graphene, topological insulators and superconductors.
Nevidomskyy CottrellRice physicist wins Cottrell and CAREER Awards
Physics and Astronomy Department faculty member Andriy Nevidomskyy wins awards for his work on superconductivity in strange metals