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Misha Stephanov elected as American Physical Society Fellow

Congratulations to Professor Misha Stephanov, who was elected as an American Physical Society Fellow! Professor Stephanov’s citation reads: “For seminal contributions to the theory of high energy density strongly interacting matter, and to the…

Nikos Varelas named 2013 AAAS Fellow

The Department is pleased to announce that Professor Nikos Varelas has been named a 2013 AAAS Fellow for his contributions to the field of experimental particle physics. One of only 388 American Association for…

Cecilia Gerber leads pixel detector project

Professor Cecilia Gerber is a manager on the project for a brand-new pixel detector designed and built by a team at Fermilab in collaboration with 19 U.S. universities (including University of Illinois at…

The Department welcomes new faculty member Fatemeh Khalili-Araghi

The department of physics welcomes new faculty member Assistant Professor Fatemeh Khalili-Araghi to the Department and to UIC. Professor Khalili-Araghi earned her PhD in computational biological physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and did her postdoctoral work…

Nikos Varelas selected as a University Scholar for 2013

Professor Nikos Varelas has been selected as a University Scholar for 2013. The University Scholars Program was created to honor and reward outstanding teachers and scholars. In 2013, 14 awards were made, with…