News and Events
We have a number of regular lectures and events in the department; you can find schedules and information about these on the right.
The WVU Planetarium - located in White Hall - hosts free, public shows in the summer and regular academic year. Check out their website for details and for
a listing of showtimes!
The Physics & Astronomy Dept. Colloquium
is held most Wednesdays during the academic year in White Hall G09 from 1:30-2:20pm. Post-colloquium refreshments are usually available at 2:30pm in the
main office (White Hall 111).
WVU recognizes Paul Miller among the 2023 Foundation Outstanding Teaching Awards
Fueled by $748K from NASA, WVU researchers explore alternative sources to help power space
WVU physicists give the first law of thermodynamics a makeover