Department of Physics

Archived News

UAB Physics Department Annual Awards Day (4/2014)

Hilton's Nano-discovery of a Speed Metal
 (5/2014)

Physics Graduate School Open House
(3/2014)

Physics-Chemistry Undergrad Luke McClintock Earns 2014 Goldwater Scholar Honorable Mention
(4/2104)

Physics Undergraduate Awardees at Spring 2014 UAB Spring Expo
(4/2014)

Graduate student Nathaniel Wolanyk awarded NIH Graduate Summer Internship
(3/2014)

Hilton and Brady part of Vanderbilt collaboration developing nanoscale optical switch
(3/2014)

David Shealy honored for 40 years of service to UAB
(3/2014)

Graduate student Jamin Johnston receives 2014 CAS Graduate Student Entrepreneurship Award   (1/2014)

Recipients of 2014 physics undergraduate scholarships announced (12/2013)

UAB Physicist partners with BBA to win $600,000 NSG Partnership for Innovation grant (7/2013)

UAB announces Professor Hilton's promotion to Associate Professor with tenure (7/2013)

Grad student Spencer Smith awarded a CDAC fellowship for 2013-14 (7/2013)

Graduate student Ustun Sunay awarded a NREIP summer internship (5/2013)

Professor Vohra awarded DOE grant to study rare earth metals under extreme conditions (5/2013) 

Research paper selected for inclusion in journal's 'Highlights for 2012' collection (5/2013) 

Recipients of 2013 Outstanding Physics Students Awards announced (4/2013) 

Graduate students Johnston and Oduk receive 2013 CAS Graduate Student Entrepreneurship Awards (3/2013) 

Recipients of NASA Alabama Space Grant Scholarship Awardees announced (4/2013) 

Physics alumnus Dr. Luther Beegle explores Mars for signs of life (10/2012)

Research of grad student Walter Uhoya features in CDAC article (10/2012)

UAB EMSAP Class of 2012 votes Dr. Chris Lawson outstanding professor in physics (5/2012)

Grad student Jeff Montgomery selected to attend Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting (5/2012)

Physics Grad Students awarded Fellowships for 2012-13 through Graduate Research Scholars Program (5/2012)

Recipients of 2012 Outstanding Physics Students Awards announced (4/2012) 

Physics Honors Students present at 11th Annual UA System Honors Research Day (3/2012)
 
Professor Chris Lawson testifies in front of the House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce (4/2012)

Physics Study suggests nanodiamonds safe for implants  (2/2012)

Professor Sergey Mirov elected Fellow of Optical Society of America (11/2011)

Small World: UAB Researchers build the nanoscale future (10/2011)

David Hilton earns an NSF CAREER Award (2/2011)