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Seminal Paper in the Standard Model of Particle Physics Turns 50

Fifty years ago this month, UT Austin theoretical physicist and Nobel laureate Stephen Weinberg published a paper that laid out a unified theory of the electromagnetic...

Tamura Symposium on Lepton and Baryon Symmetry

Monday and Tuesday of this week, the Department of Physics with Osaka University in Japan are jointly holding the 12th Tamura Symposium on Lepton and Baryon...

Remembering A. Wilson Nolle

Physics professor emeritus Alfred Wilson Nolle passed away on February 11 at the age of 97 in Austin. Dr. Nolle was a UT Austin alum, who...

Remembering Larry Shepley

Larry C. Shepley, Associate Professor Emeritus of Physics, died on December 30, 2016, after a long illness. Larry received his B.A. from Swarthmore College and his...

Fall 2016 Letter from the Chair

Dear Physics Community of Alumni, Parents and Friends, The Fall semester has been going well. We welcomed a new faculty member, Andrew Potter, who joined us...