Orange Alert


(Dec. 2, 2022)

A&S Physicist Britton Plourde Named Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

The designation of Fellow is the IEEE’s highest level of membership and recognizes Plourde’s contributions to the field of quantum computing.

(Nov. 30, 2022)

Physics Undergraduate Program Updates

The undergraduate program in physics offers students excellent opportunities to do research, build transferable skills, and get a great career.

(Nov. 30, 2022)

A Reflection on the Past and Our Impact on the Future

Al MacRae earned his PhD from Syracuse University in 1960 and went on to a promising career at Bell Labs. Peter Silvaggio graduated from Syracuse in 1969 and went on to earn his PhD at Cornell with Carl Sagan as his advisor...

(Nov. 30, 2022)

Physics Alumni Updates

Updates on alumni of the Physics Program

Matt Cufari portrait.

(Oct. 18, 2022)

Senior Matt Cufari One of Two National Winners of the American Physical Society’s LeRoy Apker Award for Work Related to Black Holes

The award celebrates outstanding physics achievement among undergraduate students.

(Oct. 7, 2022)

A&S Physicist Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the Technology Alliance of Central New York

The award recognizes Professor Eric Schiff’s contributions to the field of physics and STEM education.

APS Physics Logo.

(Oct. 6, 2022)

Syracuse University Named Partnership Institution of the American Physical Society Bridge Program

Through the Bridge Program, the APS is working to increase the number of physics Ph.D.s awarded to students from traditionally underrepresented groups.

Portrait of Kameshwar Wali.

(Sept. 30, 2022)

Annual Wali Lecture Will Honor the Life and Legacy of Physics Professor Kameshwar C. Wali

Lecture and remembrances will be held November 4 in Hendricks Chapel.