NEWS



UF Research Foundation Professorship

Congratulations to physics professor Konstantin Matchev who has been selected to receive a University of Florida Research Foundation Professorship. These awards recognize faculty with a distinguished record of research and scholarship that is expected to lead to continuing distinction in their field. The UFRF Professorship carries a 3-year salary supplement and an allocation of research funds. READ MORE


Dark Matter: UF physicists pinpoint a possible key to a mystery of the universe

There is convincing evidence that the stuff that makes stars and planets, as well as the stuff that makes all of us, is only 5 percent of the total matter in the universe. A large portion of the rest of it, theoretical physicists say, is dark matter — the as-of-yet unidentified substance that holds the galaxy together and encloses its elliptical shape.

READ MORE>



Memories of Stephen Hawking


Professor Bernard Whiting shares memories of his time working with Stephen Hawking.

READ MORE>



GuenakhFest Symposium


The Physics Department held the GuenakhFest Symposium from March 29-31 to celebrate the achievements of Distinguished Professor Guenakh Mitselmakher. PHOTOS







SPOTLIGHT


Alumni Profile, Ethan Siegel


For UF physics alumnus Dr. Ethan Siegel (PhD ’06), there is no daily commute, no office across town, no boss to please, no staff to supervise, no grants to write, no peer-reviewed papers to publish. Welcome to the world of a free-lance writer/journalist.

READ MORE>


Staff Profile, Clint Collins


If your desktop crashes … or your website’s hacked … who are ya gonna call? Probably not “Ghostbusters." In the UF Physics Department, at least, you’re likely going to call Clint Collins, Director of Computing, or one of his IT staff.

READ MORE>





INSIDE PHYSICS

Spotlight
News
Weather
Physics IT


ALUMNI

alphabetically
by advisor
by year



SEMINARS & EVENTS

Colloquium
Seminars & Events Calendar
Department Room Schedules