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One of the founding academic units established in 1965 at UCI, the School of Physical Sciences has built an international reputation of distinction in scientific research while also embracing the teaching mission of a public university.

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Upcoming Events

 We Have No Idea: A Guide to the Unknown Universe by Daniel Whiteson and Jorge Cham

A fun and informative guide to the biggest unanswered questions in the Universe. PHD Comics creator Jorge Cham and particle physicist Daniel Whiteson team up...

4/20 4pm
Exploring the Hidden Dimensions of our Universe Through Geometry by Shing-Tung Yau

Historically, advances in mathematics and our understanding of the physical universe have often gone hand in hand. Come hear from Dr. Shing-Tung Yau, one of...

4/26 7pm
General Relativity - Searching for Geometry of the Universe

With Shing-Tung Yau, Harvard University's William Caspar Graustein Chair Professor of Mathematics and Professor of Physics.

4/27 3:30pm
Exploring the Possible Climates of Planets Orbiting Other Stars

Breakfast Lecture Series with Aomawa Shields, UC Irvine Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy.

5/8 7:30am

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