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Division of the Physical Sciences

Rock layers
Geophysical Sciences: Rock layers reveal beauty at the center of the earth. (click to enlarge)
South Pole Telescope
Astronomy and Astrophysics: South Pole Telescope, photo by Tom Crawford, SPT Blog. (click to enlarge)
Chemistry nanomaterials
Chemistry: semiconductor and magnetic nanomaterials synthesized by colloidal techniques. Courtesy Prof. Talapin. (click to enlarge)
Computer circuit board
Computer Science: flexible circuit board from a laptop. (click to enlarge) (creative commons image)
Math formula
Mathematics: formula on a blackboard.
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Physics: Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, photo by Michael Kappel. (click to enlarge) (creative commons image)
Statistics image
Statistics: map showing U.S. unemployment rate, 2008, by Scott Drzyzga. (click to enlarge) (creative commons image)


Astrophysicists target mystery of powerful particles

Professor Angela Olinto continues UChicago leadership in cosmic ray research with space station telescope. Read more »