The department is active in both theoretical and experimental research.Research programs >>
Join faculty and staff in discussion & new thinking in physics.Weekly Colloquia >>
Nevada physics faculty are passionate about both teaching and research.Meet the Faculty >>
Nevada Terawatt Facility
The NTF conducts research and trains students in the field of high-energy-density (HED) science.Nevada Terawatt Facility >>
The department boasts nine programs ranging from undergraduate minors to doctorates.Degrees & Programs >>
The Department of Physics at the University of Nevada, Reno specializes in atomic, molecular, plasma, condensed matter, medical, statistical and computational physics. Faculty and students benefit from close collaborations with national and international laboratories.
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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.