The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers the MS and PhD degrees in physics or astronomy with strong theoretical and experimental research programs in atomic, molecular, and optical physics, condensed matter and materials physics, astronomy and astrophysics, high energy physics, and physics education.

Other documents and materials relating to physics and astronomy may be found in the

Materials Research Science and Engineering Center section and in the

Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience section

With deep regret, we note the passing May 4, 2019, of Dr. Gregory Snow, full professor of physics and former dean at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and nationally recognized scientist, educator, and philanthropist.

Browse the Department of Physics and Astronomy Collections:

Instructional Materials in Physics and Astronomy

Physics & Astronomy Image Collections

Research Papers in Physics and Astronomy

Theses, Dissertations, and Student Research: Department of Physics and Astronomy