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Two Physics Undergrads Receive Goldwater Scholarships
First Goldwater awards to UH students since 2014.
April 30, 2019

In Memoriam: George Reiter
George Reiter, professor of physics at the University of Houston, passed away recently after a brief illness. He was 77.
April 8, 2019

Physics Student Wins Best Graduate Student Presentation Award
Ph.D. student Ziping Ye studies supernova neutrinos.
April 2, 2019

Physics Department Receives APS Undergraduate Education Award
Award cites retention of underrepresented minorities and physics teacher education.
January 30, 2019

New Method Yields Higher Transition Temperature in Superconducting Materials
Researchers report breaking traditional relationship between superconducting transition temperature and pressure.
January 25, 2019

New Thermoelectric Material Delivers Record Performance
Researchers say the finding offers promise for clean power generation.
January 17, 2019

Daugulis and Ren Recognized for Influential Work
They join an elite group of researchers whose work was cited most often in 2018.
December 21, 2018

Physics Majors Celebrate Graduation
Event held December 13 at NRG Arena.
December 14, 2018

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