Physics

Calendar Customer Code: 
PHYSICS_DEPARTMENT

Astronomy

Gale ObservatoryWe are living in a Golden Age for astronomy, and Grinnell College offers its students a range of opportunities to experience the excitement of direct involvement in astronomical observation and investigation.

Physics Department

Physics at Grinnell combines a rigorous curriculum with a supportive community of faculty and students. You apply your intellectual curiosity to classical and modern theory — and get extensive laboratory experience in technically advanced facilities and via faculty-student research, off-campus research, seminars, and internships. Physics also supports a 3-2 program in engineering and offers exceptional opportunities and

Science Summer Research Application Form

This is a common application for the Science Division, submit only one application.

Application Timeline: 
Applications due -- 5th week in spring semester -- Friday, February 21, 2014.
Notification of offers -- To be announced.
Accept/decline offers -- To be announced.

Start/end dates for summer research are set by department or individual faculty. Use this form to apply for a summer research position in any of the science departments. Open to Grinnell College students only.

Robert N. Noyce ’49 Science Center

The facility includes refurbished teaching and research laboratories, classroom and office space, a science library, a computer laboratory, and several study areas. The addition connects two of the wings with a courtyard in between. The building houses the departments of biology, chemistry, mathematics and computer science, physics, and psychology. Containing modern scientific equipment and instrumentation, the facility has laboratories, classrooms, and seminar rooms, which are equipped with electronic and other modern instructional tools.

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