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Physics Undergrads Start Successful Student Group

April 26, 2023

Successful student group, Trash Force, started by physics undergrads and advised by Dr. Jennifer Weinberg-Wolf has been cleaning up campus and gaining popularity! By Rachel Boyd Chapel Hill Trash Force may not the most glamorous club on UNC’s campus, but these … Read more


April 16, 2023

NSF just announced their Graduate Research Fellowship Program award winners and we are pleased to announce Madyson Barber and Guadalupe Duran have both received fellowship awards. This five year fellowship includes three years of financial support as well as a cost … Read more

Colloquium Honors Professor Hugon Karwowski on Retirement

January 27, 2023

On January 9th, 2023, the Department of Physics and Astronomy held a colloquium on Measurements of Fission Product Yields Using Monoenergetic Neutron and Gamma-ray Beams in honor of Professor Hugon Karwowski on the occasion of his retirement.    The colloquium celebrated Karwowski … Read more

Professor Branca’s Research Featured on Cover ChemPhysChem

January 4, 2023

Professor Branca and her co-workers’ research titled Low-boiling Point Perfluorocarbon Nanodroplets as Dual-Phase Dual-Modality MR/US Contrast Agent is the subject of a cover story in the 24/2022 issue of ChemPhysChem magazine. Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) are often combined … Read more