Rice University logo
 
Top blue bar image Physics & Astronomy Department
Condensed Matter High Energy Astrophysics Nuclear and Particle Physics Biophysics Space Physics Galactic Astronomy Atomic, Molecular and Optical

 
Physics & Astronomy Department
6100 Main MS-61
Houston, Texas 77005-1827
Office: 713-348-4938
Fax:713-348-4150
physics@rice.edu

News & Events

P&A Top ProducerRice a top producer of physics PhDs
The American Physical Society recently published on its website a list of departments who have educated the largest numbers or fractions of physics degrees in a variety of categories. Rice is one of the top producers of physics PhD's in total and under-represented minority physics PhD's in particular.
»
RCM StoryUnderstanding the Northern LIghts
New research in the Rice Physics & Astronomy Department sheds light on the working of the auroras.
»
Quantum CriticalityQuantum criticality observed in new class of materials
Observation of quantum phenomenon advances new theoretical understandings
»