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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 facilities in astronomy. Physics can prepare you for graduate study or careers involving physics in academic, public, and private settings.

 

Department News

Goldwater Scholarship Foundation Honors Two Grinnell College Students

Rachel Bass ’19 and Timothy Burnette ’19 were selected for their academic achievements. The award was designed to foster and encourage outstanding students to pursue careers in the fields of mathematics, the natural sciences, and engineering.

Grinnell College Students Attend the National Society of Black Physicists Conference

Grinnellians attend the largest academic meeting of minority physicists in the United States.

Science Students Present Research at Regional Conference

Science students from thirteen institutions gather annually to present research.

Department Information

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Noyce Science Center
1116 Eighth Ave
Grinnell, IA 50112
United States