Department News

Pace and Baker headed to UW-Milwaukee graduate school

Heather Pace (2020) and Timothy Baker (2017) have been accepted to graduate school in physics at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. Pace (2020) and Baker (2017) accepted to UW Milwaukee (Spring 2019) Please congratulate Heather Pace (2020) and Timothy Baker (2017)...

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UW departments of physics/astronomy merge!

The Departments of Physics/Astronomy of UW Oshkosh, UW-Fox Valley, and UW-Fond du Lac have merged. Please visit our faculty webpage for a complete list of all faculty of the newly combined Department. The Departments of Physics/Astronomy of UW Oshkosh, UW-Fox Valley,...

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Physics class on space exploration launches rockets

The students in the Space Exploration and Science course (PHYS 115) recently built and launched model rockets as part of learning how they work. Students not only learned about the various parts of a rocket. They also learned the physics behind such things as...

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Students Present Their Research at the UW System Symposium

This year, six physics students presented their research projects and results at the 12th Annual University of Wisconsin System Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity held at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside on April 27, 2012....

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University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Physics & Astronomy

N. Halsey Science Center
Room 127 or 142
921 Elmwood Ave.


Department Chair

Dr. Nadia Kaltcheva
Room 337B


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