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The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Northern Colorado provides students a complete and rigorous undergraduate education in physics. We are a dedicated faculty that is passionate about teaching and we are committed to the meaningful involvement of undergraduates in research. With small class sizes and varied research opportunities, we offer a unique learning opportunity for students interested in the natural sciences.

 

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UNC Physics teamed up with CU-Boulder, publishing their recent work on "Controlling Nonsequential Double Ionization in Two-Color Circularly Polarized Femtosecond Laser Fields" in Physical Review Letters.

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Welcome new physics faculty Ansel Foxley!

 

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UNC Physics presented their work on "Can a Nonverbal Intelligence Test Predict FCI Performance" at the AAPT Summer Meeting in Sacramento, CA.

 

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UNC Physics presented their work on "RR Lyrae Stars in M4" at the Kepler Asteroseismic Science Consortium Conference held in the Azores.

 

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UNC Physics participated in a successful DemoSat balloon launch. Members of the team include Ryan Angstead, JJ Peek, Mike Nuzum, Alexandra Briggs, Arick Sweitzer, and Taylor McMillan (L-R).

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UNC Physics published their work on the "Dynamics of Strong-Field Double Ionization in Two-Color Counterrotating Fields" in Physical Review Letters.

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Congratulations to the 2016 Physics & Astronomy Academic Scholar Award winners: Derek Bernard, Brad Holmes, Phakawat Manusnon (top, L-R) and Veronica Buchanan, Margaret Hodge, Lauren Hoots (bottom, L-R).

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Physics Alumn on BattleBots

Physics alumn Casey Kuhns is part of the Poison Arrow team on the ABC show Battlebots. Their bot won in a massive upset in the first round, and continued on all the way to the quarterfinals!

 

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