physicsPhysics is widely considered the mother not only of all sciences, but of all academic disciplines. The word “physics” is rooted in the Ancient Greek term for "nature." Energy, force, and matter and its movement through space and time, are some of the basic elements of the fascinating discipline of physics.

The physics major at CMU is designed to help students develop their "natural" talent and realize their career goals through the study of matter, energy, force and motion.


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Kendal Clark Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Physics