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YearMonthTitle
Physics Graduate Student Spends Month at CERN
October 17, 2017
CPH Lecture Series: Opening a New Window onto the Cosmos
October 5, 2017
New Approach Boosts Performance in Thermoelectric Materials
September 18, 2017
NSF CAREER Award Advances Work in Fundamental Physics
September 5, 2017
PHD Comics Lecture: We Have No Idea
August 25, 2017
UH Physics and Astronomy Society to Host Solar Eclipse Viewing
August 15, 2017
Breaking Ground on a New Era of Particle Physics
August 7, 2017
M-OSRP Holds Annual Technical Review
July 21, 2017
Calcium Signaling in Learning and Memory
June 19, 2017
UH-Based Nanotech Business Expands Nationally
June 1, 2017
Physics Majors Celebrate Graduation at NSM Convocation
May 22, 2017
UH Researchers Report New, More Efficient Catalyst for Water Splitting
May 15, 2017
Ph.D. Student Wins Quark Matter 2017 Poster Contest
May 2, 2017
A Tiny Droplet of the Early Universe?
April 25, 2017
Das' NSF CAREER Award Targets Advanced Microscopy Techniques
April 18, 2017
In Memoriam: Kwong Lau
April 5, 2017
UH Physicist Launches a New Journal for Materials Science
March 15, 2017
Student Project Selected for NASA High-Altitude Flight
March 10, 2017
Researchers Report New Understanding of Global Warming
January 24, 2017
NSF Grant Funds Scholarships for NSM Students
December 12, 2016
Researchers Report New Thermoelectric Material with High Power Factor
November 14, 2016
Physicists Induce Superconductivity in Non-Superconducting Materials
October 31, 2016
Learning by Doing: Inquiry-Based Physics Course for Student Success
October 26, 2016
UH's Arthur Weglein Receives SEG's Highest Honor – Maurice Ewing Medal
October 24, 2016
High School Physics Teachers Get Hands-On Lessons to Share with Students
October 12, 2016
Researchers Report Advance in Low-Cost Clean Energy Generation
September 30, 2016
Mini Das Receives $1 Million Breakthrough Award from Department of Defense
September 27, 2016
Researchers Discover More Efficient Way to Split Water, Produce Hydrogen
September 19, 2016
New Surgical Option for Breast Cancer Comes to US
August 23, 2016
UH Physicist Joins Project to Develop New High Thermal Conducting Material
July 19, 2016
Researchers Report Record Performance for Bismuth-based Zintl Material
July 6, 2016
UH Researchers Discover a New Method to Boost Oil Recovery
June 27, 2016
UH Moment: Commercialized Research
June 22, 2016
UH Physicist Honored for Groundbreaking Approach to Seismology
May 27, 2016
Physics Alumna Receives National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
May 18, 2016
UH Nanotech Spinoff Reaches Commercial Milestone
May 12, 2016
Physics Majors Celebrate Graduation at NSM Convocation
May 12, 2016
Reiter Part of ORNL Research Team Discovering New State of Water Molecule
April 22, 2016
UH Physicists Discover Flaws in Superconductor Theory
April 18, 2016
$324,000 NSF Grant Awarded to Physics' Kevin E. Bassler
March 21, 2016
Zac Brown Visits UH Spin-Out Company Integricote
March 11, 2016
Most Precise Measurement of Reactor Antineutrino Spectrum Reveals Intriguing Surprise
February 18, 2016
Uncovering the Climate of Jupiter, Saturn and Its Largest Moon
January 29, 2016
Ph.D. Student Receives Carl Storm Underrepresented Minority Fellowship
January 25, 2016
Ph.D. Student Fabio Zegarra Receives Travel Award from Biophysical Society
January 19, 2016
Continuing the Search for Better Energy Materials
January 15, 2016
Whitehead Receives Inaugural NSM Junior Faculty Research Award
December 16, 2015
Ph.D. Student Receives HAMBP Fellowship to Study Calcium Signaling in Neurons
October 16, 2015
NSF Grant Funds Purchase of New High-Performance Computer
September 22, 2015
UH Researchers Create Fatigue-free, Stretchable Conductor
September 22, 2015
Best Precision Yet for Neutrino Measurements at Daya Bay
September 14, 2015
Summer Institute Benefits High School Physics Teachers
August 4, 2015
New Formula Expected to Spur Advances in Clean Energy Generation
June 23, 2015
UH Spinoff Recognized for Improving Breast Cancer Diagnostics
June 23, 2015
UH Researchers Search for New, More Efficient Materials
June 8, 2015
Bassler and Su Named American Physical Society Fellows
June 3, 2015
Students Monitor the Aurora Borealis
April 10, 2015
Top 10 Physics Breakthrough: Detection of Neutrinos from Reaction that Powers Sun
March 5, 2015
UH Researchers Discover New Material to Produce Clean Energy
March 4, 2015
Graduate Student Research Day - February 27
February 27, 2015
Radiation Monitors Tested on Space Station Pave Way for Future Missions
November 10, 2014
UH to Receive IEEE Milestone Award on Nov. 17
October 16, 2014
UH Physicist Shuo Chen Awarded Welch Professorship
October 14, 2014
Bering Recognized in AIAA's Momentum Member Spotlight
October 6, 2014
Examining Effects of Cellular Environment on Protein Structure and Folding Dynamics
August 25, 2014
Physics' Varghese and Paulose on 2014 Highly Cited Researchers List
August 8, 2014
Chu, Selvamanickam Honored at Superconductivity Conference
August 8, 2014
UH Researchers Create New Method to Draw Molecules from Live Cells
July 17, 2014
Bassler Named as Moores Professor
May 27, 2014
Program Brings Students from Developing Nations to UH for Physics Ph.D.
May 15, 2014
UH Physicists Look for Answers to Questions about the Universe
May 15, 2014
Discovery Creates a Better Chance for Clean Energy Research
May 7, 2014
Physics Majors Receive Goldwater Scholarship and Goldwater Honorable Mention
March 28, 2014
Ignatiev Presents at 10th Anniversary of the Kazakhstan National Center for Space Research
March 25, 2014
Summer Opportunity for Middle School Students - The Bonnie J. Dunbar STEM Academy
March 10, 2014
Whitehead Named APS Woman Physicist of the Month for March
March 6, 2014
New Therapies Targeting Cancer, Alzheimer’s Goal of UH Physicist
March 5, 2014
In Memoriam - Professor James R. Benbrook
February 19, 2014
UH Researchers Create New Flexible, Transparent Conductor
January 28, 2014
Cheung Named 2013 American Physical Society Fellow
January 2, 2014
UH Physicist Honored as Rising Star in Texas Research
December 10, 2013
Ignatiev Joins International Academic Advisory Board of Russia's Tomsk State University
December 10, 2013
Company Co-Founded by UH Researcher Wins Nanomedicine Award
November 14, 2013
University of Houston Co-Organizes Energy Day 2013
November 1, 2013
C-Voltaics Wins Goradia Innovation Prize
October 10, 2013
Research Creates New Opportunities from Waste Heat
September 5, 2013
University of Houston Launches First Nanotech Company
September 3, 2013
UH Technology Licensed to C-Voltaics wins Special Edition COMS Young Technology Award
August 30, 2013
New Results from Daya Bay: Tracking the Disappearance of Ghostlike Neutrinos
August 26, 2013
New Book: Stochastic Calculus and Differential Equations for Physics and Finance
August 14, 2013
Professor Weglein Co-Authors Textbook: Seismic Imaging and Inversion
August 13, 2013
New UH Stem Center for Professional Learning Takes Aim at State, National Crisis
August 1, 2013
In the News: Curran Guest on Local TV Hurricane Briefing
July 31, 2013
Society of Physics Students Chapter Receives Honorable Mention
March 19, 2013
Student Opportunity: Participate on the UH Team Proposing to NASA's Undergraduate Student Instrumentation Project
February 11, 2013
Paul Chu Honored by National Academy of Inventors
January 29, 2013
UH Physics in the News - 11th Annual Mars Rover Celebration
January 26, 2013
UH Physics in the News - Neutrino Research
January 22, 2013
Physics Major, Francis de Dios, Receives Provost's Undergraduate Research Scholarship
December 17, 2012
NSF Gives UH $985K Grant to Boost Science Education in Houston
December 3, 2012
Renewable Energies Still of National Interest
November 5, 2012
Physics Major, Tristan Walker, Accepted to U.S. Particle Accelerator School
October 30, 2012
U.S. State Department Delegation from Europe Visits UH's Center for Advanced Materials
September 20, 2012
DarkSide 50 Project Takes Dark-Matter Detection to New Levels
September 6, 2012
UH Physics Researcher Develops Nanoparticle Coating for Solar Panels
August 13, 2012
Forrest Honored with NSM Teaching Award
July 11, 2012
CAM Students Receive Awards at International Conference on Photovoltaics
July 9, 2012
Cheung's Research Featured on Texas Advanced Computing Center Website
June 8, 2012
Whitehead Receives DOE Office of Science Early Career Research Award
May 22, 2012
Profs. Hungerford and Cheung honored with UH Awards
May 1, 2012
University of Houston Energy Group Participates in Earth Day Houston 2012
April 19, 2012
Two Physics Students Receive Prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships
April 3, 2012
Physics Major Mason Biamonte Named as a 2012 Goldwater Scholar
March 28, 2012
Society of Physics Students Recognized as an Outstanding Chapter
February 22, 2012
UH Represented at Invest in Ireland Forum
February 16, 2012
Cheung Receives $98,000 Grant to Improve Training of High School Physics Teachers
February 14, 2012
Professor Weglein Co-Authors Textbook: Seismic Imaging and Inversion
February 13, 2012
UH Physicist John Miller on Collective Quantum Tunneling of CDW Electrons
January 24, 2012
UH Physicist Receives $1.6 Million NIH Grant
January 3, 2012
Physics Tour Inspires Fourth-Grade Students
January 2, 2012
UH Physicist Part of Multi-Institution Team Trying to Develop New Solar Energy Technology
November 10, 2011
Prof. Bering Receives $400K from NASA for UH Mars Rover Event
November 2, 2011
UH Physicist Solves Network Riddle
October 17, 2011
Egyptian Scholars Visit the UH Center for Advanced Materials
October 10, 2011
Prof. Margaret Cheung Receives an R01 Award of $1.64 Million from the NIH
September 27, 2011
Physics Department Welcomes Prof. Lisa Whitehead
September 15, 2011
Physics Department Welcomes Prof. Mini Das
August 25, 2011
Scientists Use Inkjet Printing to Produce Solar Cells
June 30, 2011
Ignatiev Elected to Kazakhstan Academy of Sciences
June 20, 2011
June 2nd, 2011, UH Cardboard Boat Regatta
June 1, 2011
Matthew Reichl is a recipient of an Outstanding Honors Thesis Award for 2011
May 26, 2011
Siberian Days of Science in Houston
May 25, 2011
Nine Members Inducted into Sigma Pi Sigma, the Nation Physics Honor Society
May 17, 2011
UH Receives 'Green' Light from City of Houston to Deliver Solar Generators
April 19, 2011
Senior Physics Major Thomas Markovich Receives the National Society of Physics Students Outstanding Student Researcher Award
April 19, 2011
Two Physics Majors Received Prestigious UH SURF Awards
April 18, 2011
Prof. Donna Stokes Received the UH Provost Faculty Advising Award
April 7, 2011
Physics Major Received NSF Graduate Student Fellowship
April 7, 2011
Depletion in the Earth's Ozone Layer
April 5, 2011
UH Physics Major Awarded Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship
March 30, 2011
The Physics Department is sad to announce the Passing of Prof Simon Moss
March 21, 2011
APS Spring Meeting (March 21st to March 25th)
March 21, 2011
1st Annual University of Houston Symposium for Undergraduates in Physics
February 25, 2011
Physics Graduate Student Recommended for HAMBP Fellow
February 19, 2011
Physics Department welcomes Prof. Rene Bellwied
January 28, 2011
At Two Texas Campuses, Faculty Buyouts Create Staffing Headaches
January 4, 2011
Graduate Physics Student Takes Top Honors In TcSUH Student Symposium
December 21, 2010
Physics Undergrad One of UH's Rising Stars
December 15, 2010
Physics Major Received a Provost Undergraduate Research Scholarship
December 7, 2010
Joint United States, China Project Studies Origins of Universe
December 1, 2010
Prof. Margaret Cheung Published in Chemical & Engineering News
November 29, 2010
UH Physicists Study Behavior of Enzyme Linked to Alzheimer's, Cancer
November 22, 2010
New NSM Dean Appointed
November 9, 2010
UH Physicist Plays Key Role In Joint U.S. - China Project Studying Origins of the Universe
November 4, 2010
University of Houston Receives $1.2 Million Grant for Alternative Energy Research
October 29, 2010
UH Undergrad and Graduate Student and Faculty Received Prestigious Hyer Research Awards
October 21, 2010
Prof. Art Weglein Received the Reginald Fessenden Award
October 12, 2010
President Khator's Visit to the Department and the NRC Report
October 12, 2010
Prof. Jose' Onuchic to give Tenneco Lecture
October 11, 2010
Spring ISD Students Help with Cutting Edge Research at UH
August 31, 2010
Prof. Margaret Cheung Receives Award from the Department of Energy
August 12, 2010
Physics Major is One of the NSM Valedictorians
May 25, 2010
US Nanotube Patent Awarded to Professor Curran
May 17, 2010
Physics Major Received a SURF Award
April 14, 2010
Houston-Area Students Test Physics, Engineering Skills At UH Boat Race
April 6, 2010
UH President signs MOU with the Dublin Institute of Technology
March 31, 2010
The 2010 Tenneco Distinguished Lecture Series
March 31, 2010
Physics Undergraduate Student is One of the 2010 Goldwater Scholars
March 31, 2010
Physics graduate student received APS-GMAG Dissertation Award
March 26, 2010
Physics Open House on March 12th!
March 2, 2010
UH Scientists Pioneer Novel Compound to Restrict Light
December 10, 2009
Prof. Carlos Ordonez has been elected a Fellow of the APS
December 1, 2009
Women in Physics Hosted a Science Field Trip for Girls from the Coop Elementary School
November 20, 2009
Professor Donna Stokes and students served as science fair judges
November 19, 2009
Prof. Chu received a $2.8 million dollar grant from the U. S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research
November 18, 2009
Haiyan Zhang and Bogdan Nita received J. Charence Karcher Awards
October 30, 2009
Physics Graduate Students received Travel Awards for the 2008-2009 academic period from TcSUH!
October 9, 2009
Prof. Art Weglein's group is featured in Houston Chronicle!
October 5, 2009
Matthew Reichl won an "Audience Award" for his poster at the University's "Undergraduate Research Day" event!
October 1, 2009
Prof. Kevin Bassler received an award of $300,000 from the National Science Foundation
September 21, 2009
Prof. Margaret Cheung received an award of nearly $219,000 from the National Science Foundation
July 10, 2009
New element for superconductivity is found
June 1, 2009
Climate Change
June 1, 2009
Solar News
June 1, 2009
Nano News
June 1, 2009
CERN news
June 1, 2009
Semiconductors
June 1, 2009
College Election Results, from Edgar A. Bering, III, Chair of the Committee on College Government
May 17, 2009
Inexpensive Plastic Used in CDs Could Improve Electronics
May 17, 2009
UH Physics Faculty will Support six-week Summer Fellowships
May 16, 2009
Physics Professor Recognized for her Dedication in the Classroom
May 16, 2009
Scholarships for the 2009-2010 academic year
May 15, 2009
UH Physicist Receives Alma Mater's Highest Honor
May 8, 2009
One-day Workshop High-Performance Computing for Molecular Biology
February 24, 2009
Terahertz Imaging and Nanoacoustics
November 11, 2008
Online Tutoring Has Begun at the Physics Learning Center
November 8, 2008
Global warming:Coming Ready or Not!
November 4, 2008
Pave the Way for Novel High-Temperature Superconductors
October 28, 2008
Direct Dark Matter Searches with the Depleted Argon TPC
October 21, 2008
Dynamical Mean Field Theory: From Models to Real Materials
October 14, 2008
Engineering at the Nanoscale with Carbon Materials
October 7, 2008
Designing RF Power Systems for Plasma Devices
September 30, 2008
Binding of Molecular Hydrogen in Porous Materials Probed by Rotational Tunneling Spectroscopy
September 23, 2008
Cosmology at the Microscopic Scale
September 16, 2008
Mechanisms and Detection of Biological Molecular Motors
September 9, 2008
Multi-Cell Modeling of Biological Development using the GGH Model and CompuCell3D
August 26, 2008
Physicist's Research May Improve Traffic Flow on Internet, Highways
May 15, 2008