UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

  • Gillian working in the Physics lab
  • Angela working in laser lab
  • Dylan Frikken IceCube MasterClass 2018
  • Laura presenting information on IceCube project
  • Vanessa, summer REU student
  • Launching the Trebuchet, Fall 2014
  • Planetarium Instructor looking at Constellations
  • PHYSICS NEUTRINO 08172012 KMH 6
  • Robert, Samantha, summer REU students

Physics

Physics

Welcome to the UWRF Physics Department, part of the University of Wisconsin System's Center of Excellence for Undergraduate Physics and Chemistry.

We are dedicated to helping students learn physics/engineering by providing a rigorous curriculum within a supportive environment.

Our mission includes excellent teaching, individualized advising, quality scholarship and public outreach.

Here are just a few recent student and faculty accomplishments:

What does a physics major do?

Check out the incredibly diverse number of careers using physics.

Latest News...

 
Alan Kruizenga

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"UWRF Physics Alumni Success Story"


 

Tuesday, October 9

  • 8 pm Talk: “Planetary Nebulae: How the Bunsen Burner Solved a Mystery”
  • 8:30 pm Telescopes (new moon)

Contact Us

Physics Department
physics@uwrf.edu
Phone: 715-425-3235
Fax:  715-425-0652