Michigan has a distinguished record of innovation in Applied Physics. With a broad range of multidisciplinary research and access to the most advanced facilities, the program offers a dynamic environment for graduate training. Structured to meet individual goals, our curriculum allows research training blending the discipline of physics with chemistry, engineering, environmental science, geology, medicine, natural resources and public policy.
The University of Michigan Applied Physics Program is committed to a leading role in this endeavor. Current projects include nanoscience and technology, condensed matter and materials physics, optics, energy, plasma and chemical physics, atomic and molecular physics, biophysics, photonics, quantum electronics and information, solid state electronics synchrotron radiation and ultrafast science.
Our graduates are highly sought after to fill leadership positions in research, industry, academia and government. We invite you to look at our website to discover why the opportunities for bridging science and technology have never been more exciting here at the University of Michigan in Applied Physics!
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“Mourou@70: From Ultrafast to Extreme Light”
A symposium at the University of Michigan in celebration of the 70th birthday of Gérard A. Mourou, the A. D. Moore Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Emeritus. Professor Mourou’s invention of Chirped Pulse Amplification (CPA) has enabled the development of the world’s most intense laser pulses, with applications ranging from fundamental particle physics to health care. This one-day symposium is free of charge and open to the public but registration is required:Click for more information
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