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Programs in Physics

UMass Lowell's Department of Physics has an undergraduate major that results in a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree and two graduate degree programs: Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctorate in Physics (Ph.D.). Follow the links for more information about these programs and to see the course listings. See where a degree in Physics can take you.

Meet Our Faculty and Students

  • Paul Song
    Professor, Physics

    An expert in geophysics and solar plasma physics, Paul Song directs UMass Lowell’s Space Science Laboratory.

  • Saurav Aryal
    Research Assistant, Lowell Center for Space Science and Technology

    Before, during and after the eclipse, Saurav Aryal will use a custom-built instrument to record images of the upper atmosphere.

  • Silas Laycock
    Physics

    Silas Laycock researches black holes, neutron stars and time-domain astrophysics.

  • George Geddes
    Research Assistant, Lowell Center for Space Science and Technology

    George Geddes will be among the hundreds of scientists in Carbondale, Ill., to view and conduct experiments during the eclipse.