Experimental & Theoretical Physics
The Department of Physics at the University of Nevada, Reno specializes in atomic, molecular, plasma, and condensed matter. Faculty and students benefit from close collaborations with national and international laboratories.
Department News & Upcoming Events
- ATTENTION STUDENTS TAKING SUMMER PHYSICS COURSES: Physics labs for PHYS 151, 180, and 181 start June 8th, and labs for PHYS 152 start July 13th. Click HERE for the Summer Session 1 Lab page, and click HERE for the Summer Session 2 Lab page
- If you are having enrollment conflicts, need a prerequisite waiver, need to change a lab, or have any questions about a physics course or registration, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to use the email@example.com and NOT firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Graduating soon? Click here for more information.
The Department of Physics offers undergraduate and graduate degrees with numerous areas of specialty such as molecular physics, molecular, astronomy and more.
The Nevada Terawatt Facility is the department's premier experiment facility.