Sciences Career Fair
Sciences Career Fair

September 9
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: MSC 2300

September 14
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Virtual

Networking Mixer | September 8
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: ILSB Lobby

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Congratulations, Matthew Lee
Congratulations, Matthew Lee

The Consortium for Monitoring, Technology, and Verification (MTV) leadership, in consultation with the MTV Advisory Board, awarded Lee with an MTV Doctoral Fellowship in Applied Antineutrino Physics on the MINER experiment. Please join us in congratulating his remarkable achievement and exciting adventures ahead!

Matthew Lee headshot
Matthew Lee

Graduate Student

Sherree Kessler Award
Congratulations,
Sherree Kessler

On receiving the Core Values Recognition Program medallion for June 2021. This award recognizes faculty and staff members who go above and beyond expectations in their service to the college and its members and represent the Aggie Core Values of Excellence, Integrity, Leadership, Loyalty, Respect, and Selfless Service.

Sherree Kessler headshot
Sherree Kessler '99

Academic Advisor IV

APS Physics Publication: Impact of physics outreach programs
APS Physics Publication: Impact of physics outreach programs

Rethman, Perry, Donaldson, Choi, and Erukhimova published an article in Physical Review PER showing that facilitation of physics outreach programs helped our students in building identity as a physics professionals and developed important career skills.

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Texas A&M Physicists Receive DOE Grant for Detector Research and Development
Texas A&M Physicists Receive DOE Grant for Detector Research and Development

Researchers in the Texas A&M University Department of Physics and Astronomy have been awarded a three-year, $1.27 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in support of their world-leading detector research and development work that continues to play a key role in the SuperCDMS dark matter search experiment and other major projects at […]

Rupak Mahapatra headshot
Rupak Mahapatra

Texas A&M Professor & P.I. of the Project

David Toback
David Toback

Texas A&M Professor & P.I. of the Project

Nader
Nader Mirabolfathi

Texas A&M Professor & P.I. of the Project

New publication in PRL by Dr. Girish Agarwal’s group
Eigenfrequencies and (b) linewidths for an anti-PT symmetric system, plotted against the detuning, with γ0 set equal to 0. While EPs emerge at δ ¼ 2Γ, the VIC-induced linewidth suppression (designated as X) corresponds to δ ¼ 0.
New publication in PRL by Dr. Girish Agarwal’s group
Nair et al. developed a novel sensing scheme to estimate very weak anharmonic signatures in a system of two modes interacting with a common vacuum of the electromagnetic field.
Dr. Girish Agarwal headshot in 2019.
Girish Agarwal

Joint Appointment in Physics and Astronomy
Texas A&M University

New Publication in PRL By Joe Ross' Team
Dr. Ross' research depicting: Sketch of Landau levels and low-T spins (left). Condensation process with CB pocket participation (right).
New Publication in PRL By Dr. Joe Ross' group
Tian et al. placed ZrTe5 single crystals in a quantum-limit magnetic field, identifying a new transformation connected to exciton condensation, a type of electron-hole pairing about which there has been much recent speculation.
Professor Joseph Ross' headshot
Joe Ross

Professor
Texas A&M University

Congratulations, M. Suhail Zubairy
Congratulations,
Dr. M. Suhail Zubairy

On receiving the 2021 AFS Distinguished Achievement College-Level Awards in Teaching. This award honors Dr. Zubairy's outstanding dedication as a teacher. Join us in celebrating his achievement!

Texas A&M University Physics & Astronomy logo in white with a maroon box.
Texas A&M Dean of Faculties logo in white and a maroon box.
Tatiana Erukhimova
Congratulations, Dr. Tatiana Erukhimova
Congratulations,
Dr. Tatiana Erukhimova

On receiving the University Professorship for Undergraduate Teaching Excellence (UPUTE) Award, which is conferred upon the most distinguished instructors of undergraduate students at Texas A&M University, and not only exceptional classroom teachers, but also innovators in pedagogy, exploring new teaching methods, and seeking engagement with other educators in pursuit of excellence. Join us in celebrating her achievement!

Texas A&M University Physics & Astronomy logo in white with a maroon box.
Texas A&M Dean of Faculties logo in white and a maroon box.
Tatiana Erukhimova
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Sep 20, 2021

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Linearized Supergeometry of 11D,N =1⁄8 Superspace

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm (CDT)MIST M108

Speaker: Anindya Sengupta (Texas A&M University)Host: Falk Hassler

Sep 20, 2021

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Prospects for Observing Exoplanets in the Coming Years with JWST

11:30 am – 12:30 pm (CDT)Hawking Auditorium

Speaker: Caroline Morley (University of Texas, Austin)Host: Stephanie Ho

Sep 22, 2021

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Black Holes in the Early Universe

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm (CDT)Hawking Auditorium

Speaker: Dan Hooper (University of Chicago)Host: Doojin Kim

Sep 23, 2021

Reasons to Remain Excited About WIMPs

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm (CDT)Streaming Live

Speaker: Dan Hooper (Fermilab and University of Chicago)Host: Louis Strigari

Sep 24, 2021

TBA

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm (CDT)MPHY 213

Speaker: Ankang Liu (TAMU)Host: A. Finkelstein

Sep 27, 2021

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Worldsheet Correlators in AdS3

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm (CDT)Streaming Live

Speaker: Lorenz Eberhardt (Institute for Advanced Study)Host: Falk Hassler

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