Department of Physics

Advancing physics through excellence in teaching and research so that people can understand the world around us, inside of us, and beyond us

Undergraduate Programs

Consider a major or minor in physics

Graduate Programs

Consider an advanced degree in physics

Recent News and Announcements

Physics Majors Receive Undergraduate Research Scholarships

Undergraduate major Koby Harding selected as a member of the 28th cohort of McNair Scholars

Physics PhD candidate Lindsay Morris one of 10 graduate students earn honors at K-State's Research and the State

Artem Rudenko named Cortelyou-Rust Chair in physics department

Customizable curricula for your career interests and ambitions
Advisors and mentors to support you academically and professionally
Access to first-class research facilities here and around the world

Meet Our Accomplished Faculty

Our faculty conduct research in atomic, molecular and optical physics, in condensed, soft and biological matter physics, in cosmology and high-energy physics, and physics education.