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New Mexico State University
Department of Physics
College of Arts & Sciences

Welcome to the Department of Physics

Physicists study the basic principles and laws which govern the natural world. As a physicist you can tackle today’s scientific and technological challenges, do cutting-edge research, or compete for high-tech jobs on multi-disciplinary teams. The Physics department offers research opportunities including research at world class facilities at national labs, and offers degrees both in Physics and Engineering Physics.

At New Mexico State University You have the option to earn a BA or BS in physics, a BS in engineering physics, and a MS or Ph.D. in Physics.

October 2016

Fall 2016 Joint Meeting of the Four Corners and Texas Sections of the American Physical Society, the American Association of Physics Teachers, and the Society of Physics Students

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October 21 and 22, 2016 – Las Cruces Convention Center

The Fall 2016 Joint Meeting of the Four Corners and Texas Sections of the American Physical Society, the American Association of Physics Teachers, and the Society of Physics Students will be held at the Las Cruces Convention Center on October 21 and 22, 2016. The meeting will be co-hosted by the Physics Departments of New Mexico State University, Las Cruces NM, and University of Texas – El Paso, TX.

Please visit the meeting website for more information about the meeting, registration and abstract submission. This website also provides the link to apply for student travel support.

Deadlines and Links:
Abstract Submission
Deadline September 23, 2016

Early Registration and Requests for Student Travel Grants
Deadline September 26, 2016