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Welcome to the Department of Physics

The Department of Physics at Boise State University is dedicated to studying matter, motion, force, and energy, and engaging our students with opportunities in physics studies as well as astronomy research projects with faculty in the areas of nanoscience, biophysics, condensed-matter physics, computational physics and astronomy.

students posing infront of BSU's 'b' statue

Coronavirus Response

For more information on how Boise State University is responding to Coronavirus, please visit the dedicated Coronavirus page.

Seminars and Events

First Friday Astronomy - Dark Matter: The Invisible Nests of Galaxies
First Friday Astronomy - How Wind Sculpts a Planetary Surface
First Friday Astronomy - Galaxy Clusters: The Giants in the Universe
First Friday Astronomy – Boise State University & NASA Astronaut Corps

News

Boise State celebrates fifth anniversary of First Friday Astronomy series
Professor Simmonds Seeks To Solve Mysteries of Quantum Physics
Dr. Heidi Wu Receives Prestigious DOE Early Career Award
Dr. Tenne Awarded NSF Grant

Location:
Room MPCB-420
Multipurpose Classroom Building
2110 W University Dr

Contact information:
Telephone: (208) 426-3775
Fax: (208) 426-4330
E-mail: physics@boisestate.edu

Mailing Address:
Department of Physics
Boise State University
1910 University Drive
Boise, Idaho 83725-1570