Orange Alert


Active actin-microtubule composite network.

(Feb. 9, 2021)

Bringing Synthetic Material to Life

A&S physicist is a co-author on a paper exploring a biological system that may one day be applied to innovative self-healing roads and sidewalks of the future.

Graphic representing notochord ablation.

(Dec. 18, 2020)

A&S Researchers Awarded $2.1M Grant to Study Causes of Congenital Heart Defects

Researchers look to pinpoint mechanical forces that could be causing defects during the early stages of embryo development.


(Dec. 9, 2020)

Graduate student spotlight: Indrajeet

Explore the life of an international graduate student working on the coldest experiment at Syracuse. Although his work is highly specialized, his experiences inside and outside the department certainly are not.

Joan Feynman in the field

(Dec. 4, 2020)

Remembering Joan Feynman

Joan Feynman became the first woman to receive a physics doctorate from Syracuse University.

(Dec. 2, 2020)

Faculty Highlights

December 2020:

In this section, we announce promotions, awards, and other items regarding our faculty throughout this last year.

(Dec. 2, 2020)

Student Highlights

The students in our department find success throughout their academic journey in the academic sector and conducting research on a wide range of topics across the sub-fields. Below we highlight a few of our students and their accomplishments this past year.

Eric Coughlin portrait

(Dec. 2, 2020)

Dr. Eric Coughlin: Hit the Ground Running

Despite being with Syracuse University Physics team for only six months, Professor Eric Coughlin is making a rapid and positive impact on the department community.

Jennifer Ross portrait

(Nov. 25, 2020)

Newsletter, December 2020: Letter from the Chair

New department Chair, Jennifer Ross, on a mission to create a community of physics scholars dedicated to excellent research and teaching that is welcome to all!