Physics News

  • Women in Physics Find Common Ground

    Women in Physics Find Common Ground

    March 1, 2007

    Young female scientists from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom gathered at USC earlier this year for the second annual Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics. Following the success of last year’s… more>

    categories: graduate

    tags: conference, physics, women

  • Nano Know-How

    Nano Know-How

    September 1, 2006

    Devices for detecting dangerous substances can literally be life savers, in situations ranging from soldiers on the battlefield to luggage screeners at airports.Yet chemical sensors now available for such tasks have their… more>

    tags: molecules, physics

  • USC College Physics Professor Dies

    January 1, 2005

    John Nodvik was a “Stalwart” of the Physics Department’s Graduate Program By Kaitlin Solimine January 2005 Physicist John Nodvik, longtime member of the faculty of the USC College of Letters, Arts &… more>

    categories: graduate

    tags: obituary, physics, professor

  • U.K. Society Lauds USC College Physics Professor

    U.K. Society Lauds USC College Physics Professor

    October 1, 2004

    Clifford Johnson recognized by the Institute of Physics for his contributions to scienceOctober 2004USC College’s Clifford Johnson has received the 2005 Maxwell Medal and Prize from the leading physics society in the… more>

    categories: research

    tags: award, physics, professor