The UW Physics Department awarded its first PhD in 1899. Since then our students have earned degrees in virtually every area of physics, and our faculty have played key roles in a myriad of important research efforts.

3-D printed trumpet by Garage Physics student Daniel Montez - 2015-02-13

High-Altitude Water Cherenkov Observatory (HAWC) - 2015-03-20

Francis Halzen named a winner of the 2014 American Ingenuity Award - 2014-10-17

Justin Vandenbroucke turns smartphones into pocket cosmic ray detectors - 2014-10-01

The LHC is back in business, now ready for proton-proton collisions at a record 13 TeV - 2015-04-05

A 2D array of up to 49 atomic qubits is being used for entanglement and quantum computing experiments. - 2014-05-01

Physics Fair - 2015-02-18

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