News: Department of Physics and Astronomy
Campus News | August 10, 2020
As summer heats up, so do the accomplishments on UNLV’s campus.
Campus News | July 2, 2020
A collection of news stories featuring the people and programs of UNLV.
People | May 26, 2020
Pressure — the highest pressure imaginable — is the name of the game for this physics professor.
Research | May 14, 2020
Once you leave the majestic skies of Earth, the word “cloud” no longer means a white fluffy-looking structure that produces rain. Instead, clouds in the greater universe are clumpy areas of greater density than their surroundings.
Business and Community | April 17, 2020
Life sciences' Helen Wing and colleagues assisting Southern Nevada Health District with viral transport medium; other faculty in College of Sciences contribute protective equipment.
People | December 27, 2019
A collection of stories highlighting UNLV faculty and students who made the news in 2019.
Campus News | November 1, 2019
A collection of local, national, and international news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Arts and Culture | September 30, 2019
Researchers from the College of Sciences showcase the artistic side of science by featuring their most captivating research images.
Research | September 17, 2019
Physicist Ashkan Salamat one of just 46 university professors nationwide – and the first from UNLV – selected for competitive award, which is now in its 10th year.
Research | August 15, 2019
Physics professor Michael Pravica's work on useful hard X-ray photochemistry could reveal novel materials — and possibly an explanation for the origin of life on Earth.
Research | April 16, 2019
Two dense, city-sized stars collided in a galaxy far, far away; the resulting X-rays give UNLV’s Bing Zhang and international team of astronomers a new way to spot when it happens and a rare glimpse into how neutron stars form.
People | April 8, 2019
From UNLV Magazine spring 2019 issue.