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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
LIGO resultsRice Astrophysicists Celebrate LIGO Results
Einstein’s prediction, LIGO’s revelation open new window on the heavens (Image Credit: NASA)
LHC UpgradeRice physicists prep for Large Hadron Collider upgrade
Faculty, students help design, build next-generation detectors to unfold nature’s secrets