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Physics & Astronomy Department
6100 Main MS-61
Houston, Texas 77005-1827
Office: 713-348-4938

News & Events

Foster CAREERMatthew Foster wins NSF CAREER Award
Theoretical physicist wins five-year grant to study quantum materials
INSPIRE AwardRice lands grant to explore exoplanet magnetic fields
National Science Foundation funds effort to see if distant solar systems may support life
LIGO resultsRice Astrophysicists Celebrate LIGO Results
Einstein’s prediction, LIGO’s revelation open new window on the heavens (Image Credit: NASA)