Location: Science Hall, Room 108,
502 Yates St., Arlington, TX 76019
Mailing address: P.O. Box 19059
Xenon Gas Detector Lab
Graduate student Karen Navarro works with Dr. Jones and Dr. Nygren to develop new instrumentation for the search for neutrinoless double beta decay.
An advanced computational model of space weather activity developed by Dr. Welling and his group, predicting complex patterns in plasma and electromagnetic fields around the Earth.
Dr. Yu surveys the field cage for the ProtoDUNE detector as part of UTA’s contributions to the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment. Photo: CERN
Solid State Physics
Dr. Ngai studies single crystalline thin films and heterostructures of complex oxides grown with molecular beam epitaxy.
Dr. Asaadi examines the wire planes of the MicroBooNE liquid argon neutrino detector at Fermilab. (Photo: Fermilab VMS)
IceCube Neutrino Telescope
Dr. Jones and his research team study atmospheric and astrophysical neutrinos detected by the IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory.
Dr. Park uses space telescopes to study the properties of distant supernova explosions.
WELCOME TO UTA PHYSICS
The UTA Department of Physics will prepare you for a rewarding career with our innovative education and world-class research programs. These programs are led by highly esteemed faculty and conducted in top-notch facilities which equip students for careers in industry, research, or academia. We have many specialized undergraduate degree programs that offer an excellent foundation in physics, and our graduate programs provide advanced training in a collaborative research environment which has the Carnegie Classification's highest rating: R1 Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity. Research and education go hand-in-hand and all students are encouraged to become active in research early in their academic careers.
Undergraduate Degree Programs
MajorsBachelor of Science in Physics
Bachelor of Science in Physics with Medical School Preparation
Bachelor of Science in Physics with Engineering Emphasis
Bachelor of Science in Physics with Physical Science Teacher Certification/UTeach
Bachelor of Science in Physics with Physics/Mathematics Teacher Certification/UTeach
Bachelor of Arts in Physics
Bachelor of Science in Physics with a Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering (Fast Track Program)
• Astrophysics • Chaos and Nonlinear Physics • Condensed Matter Physics • High Energy and Nuclear Physics • Medical Biophysics • Nanostructured Magnetic Materials • Space Physics • Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics