Physics

Experimental & Theoretical Physics

The Department of Physics at the University of Nevada, Reno specializes in atomic, molecular, optical and chemical physics, high energy density and plasma physics, condensed matter physics, and atmospheric sciences. Faculty and students benefit from close collaborations with national and international laboratories.


Department News & Upcoming Events

For any enrollment questions or conflicts with registration, including waiving prerequisites or changing a lab, please e-mail physreg@unr.edu.
In your email, be sure to include your full name, NSHE ID, class and/or lab section number.

Physics Lab Room Schedule - Fall 2019

Physics Lab Room Schedule Fall 2019

Fall 2019 Physics Lab Meetings:  PHYS 151, 152, 180, 181, and 182 Labs

Physics Lab Teaching Assistants Schedule

PHYSICS Instructional Support Center - Fall Hours

The Physics Instructional Support Center is located in the Student Tutoring Center on the 3rd Floor of the Pennington Student Achievement Center (PSAC)

Fall 2019 Hours of Operation are:

Monday-Thurday: 9:00 a.m. -7:00p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Melodi Rodrigue
For Questions email Donald Fisher

*NOT OPEN WHEN CAMPUS IS CLOSED*
*NOT OPEN ON HOLIDAYS*
*HOURS MAY CHANGE IN SEVERE WEATHER*

Conference Room Calendar:     Goudsmit Conference Room 208,     

Department Degrees & Programs

Physics Degrees

The Department of Physics offers undergraduate and graduate degrees with numerous areas of specialty such as molecular physics, molecular, astronomy and more.

Terawatt Facility

Terawatt Facility

The Nevada Terawatt Facility is the department's premier experiment facility.