Students in the physics lab


Gordon Bellevue
Stephen Parker
John Weiss

Contact information

Darrell Axtell, chair

Physics (Other discipline)

Department overviewBiology (M., m.)Chemistry (M., m.) Physics (OD)

Physics is the scientific study of the material universe at its most fundamental level. It seeks to explain the workings of the physical world encompassing a vast scale from elementary particles to the cosmos.

Physics interacts with fields such as chemistry, biology, astronomy and engineering to provide a background for study in these areas.

College of Arts and Sciences