Physics & Engineering

Explore the fundamental laws of nature.

Investigate the most challenging problems in science and technology and apply their insights and discoveries to deepen the world’s understanding of the physical universe and be part of the driving force for new technologies.

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Skip the TA

Unlike at other, larger schools, PUC students are able to get hands-on experience with high tech modern lab equipment from Day One, without having to go through a Teaching Assistant to get there.

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On-Campus Observatory

The department of physics manages the Young Observatory, a fully functional and modern observatory a short walk from the heart of campus. Talk to your professors about access.

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Collaborate with Prestigious Laboratories

Dr. Andrianarijaona (Dr. Vola) has received two National Science Foundation grants, allowing the department to collaborate on experiments with prestigious national laboratories including Lawrence Livermore and Oak Ridge, giving PUC’s undergrad students exclusive access to experiments and scientists across the country.

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Physics & Engineering
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One Angwin Avenue
Angwin, CA 94508

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Physics Students Present Posters at Conferences

Yang and Brown attended the 50th annual meeting of the APS Division of Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. Their poster presented research on molecular bond measurements, the abstract of which is expected to be published in the Bulletin of the American Physical Society. 

July 12, 2019

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