Physics undergraduates at IIT get the opportunity to work on major research right from the start, including experiments and R&D at nearby Argonne and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory.
Students may do paid or unpaid research, at IIT or at other universities or in industry. Each summer, the IIT College of Science awards eight $5,000 summer research stipends to select students who do research with College of Science faculty.
Recent physics research includes:
Read about our physics professors’ research in the media:
- Nanoelectrofuel battery in Popular Mechanics »