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Research

Research Areas

Astronomy & Astrophysics 

AndersonEtienneLorimerMcLaughlinMcWilliamsPisano

Condensed Matter Experiment

Adbul-RazzaqBristowCenFlaggHolcombJohnsonLiSeehra

Condensed Matter Theory and Computation

GolubovicLewisRomeroStanescu

Optics, Photonics & Laser Science

CenBristowFlaggHolcombScime

Physics Education Research

MillerGay StewartJohn StewartWilliamson

Plasma & Space Physics

CassakDemidovKeeseeKoepkeScimeSchulzeTuVassiliadis

Facilities & Collaboration

The Department is supported by several in-house facilities including a machine shop and electronics shop, high-performance computational facilities for condensed matter and astrophysics and a physics cleanroom. The Department has strong collaboration with other facilities at WVU, such as the engineering fabrication and  characterization facility and the bio- and  health sciences facilities. Many of the research groups are affiliated with the  WVNano Initiativethe National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Greenbank WV, and the  DIII-D Research Program.

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