Physicists are relationship experts. It’s their job to explore one of the most fundamental relationships of all - the one between matter and energy. Physicists help us understand the world at its most fundamental level, from the smallest particles to the universe itself.
The Department of Physics held a viewing party for the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. More than a thousand people from USD and the community turned out to see this rare phenomenon. Members of the department helped participants learn about solar eclipses and safety while observing the eclipse.