Physics

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.

News in Brief

  • SD Academy of Science Meeting

    USD Physics will organize a “100 years of Physics Symposium” at the SD Academy of Science Meeting on April 10 and 11th in Chamberlain SD. 
  • VERMILLION, S.D. -- The University of South Dakota Department of Physics is hosting the second international workshop on Germanium-based Detectors and Technologies, Sept. 14-17, at the Muenster University Center.

  • Top Producer

    The Department of Physics was recently recognized by the American Physical Society as being a Top Producer for having females earn a large fraction of Master’s degrees awarded  during the time period from 2010 - 2012, which ranked them in the top five nationally for all master’s producing institutions.  

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