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Why Choose Physics?

IIT Department of Physics offers students all the advantages of a small, private school but with global reach. It gives students a rigorous, academically demanding education that is relevant and grounded in real-world experience. It also gives students personal attention and the opportunity to do important research as early as their sophomore year. The faculty works and conducts research all over the world, including CERN, the world's largest particle physics laboratory, and world-class facilities near Chicago such as Argonne National Laboratory and FermilabAPS TV introduces you to a university that provides a top-notch education, research opportunities along with one-on-one attention.

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News

International Expert in Radiation Monitoring Gives Guest Lecture to Health Physics Students
On September 26, 2013, Craig Yoder presented an online guest lecture on “External Radiation Dose Monitoring” to... read more
Oak Ridge’s Richard Toohey Gives Guest Lecture on NCRP Wound Model
On October 23, 2013, Richard Toohey delivered an online guest lecture on “The National Council on Radiation Protection (... read more
Zasadzinski and Leslie Win 2014 CAURS Awards
John Zasadzinski, professor of physics and the Paul and Suzi Schutt Endowed Chair in Science, and Barrett Leslie (AMAT 5th year)... read more
Undergraduate Eda Gjergo Wins Honorable Mention in Astronomy Poster Competition
Eda Gjergo (AMAT and PHYS 5th year) scored in the top five percent and received an honorable mention diploma for her poster at... read more
ARPA-E Awards IIT and Argonne team $3.4 M for Breakthrough Battery Technology
Researchers (pictured left to right) Dileep Singh, Carlo Segre, Mike Duoba, John Katsoudas, Elena Timofeeva, and Chris... read more

Events

Michelle B. Larson - Astrophysicist and President and Chief Executive Officer, Adler Planetarium
Apr. 17, 3:30pm
Physics - Lecture - MTCC Auditorium
Thu.
Apr. 17
Joshua Wright - Illinois Institute of Technology
May. 1, 3:30pm
Physics - Colloquia - 111 Life Sciences
Thu.
May. 1