News & Events

Food Physics: an Edible Climate Solution with Carla Ramsdell
Apr 10, 2022

Our very own astronomer and physicist, Carla Ramsdell, is leading a virtual Earth Month celebration event! She will be leading a Lunch and Learn serie...

Secondary Physics Education Student: Annie Sylvester
Mar 28, 2022

We have a student spotlight today! Welcome one of our Physics, Secondary Education majors, Annie Sylvester! Annie shared with us the following... ...

Secondary Physics Education Student: Christian Reese
Mar 25, 2022

Our student spotlight today is Christian Reese! "My name is Christian Reese, I am a physics secondary education major. I have always been curious...

Secondary Physics Education Student: Forrest Price
Mar 19, 2022

We have another student spotlight for you all! This is Forrest Price and he is a Physics, Secondary Education Major. Below is a statement from Forrest...

Secondary Physics Education Student: Michaela Moon
Mar 17, 2022

Our next student spotlight is Michaela Moon!"My name is Michaela Moon, and I am a physics, secondary education major. Ever since I was young, I’ve a...

Secondary Physics Education Student: Maximus Theirs
Mar 15, 2022

Our department would like to introduce a series of our Secondary Education Students. Our first student spotlight is Maximus Theirs! "As far back ...

Smashing Pumpkins: The Physics Teacher
Dec 7, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Tonya Coffey on her latest publication in The Physics Teacher! A popular trend on social media has people everywhere wrapping r...

Picture of Wavelengths

Phase locking and noise-driven dynamics in a Josephson-junction electronic analog
Dec 7, 2021

Congratulations to three students at Appalachian - Sara Idris, Aeron McConnell, and Brian Opatosky who recently coauthored two articles in peer-review...

Alumna Caroline Donaghy ’20 awarded competitive NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Jun 4, 2021

Caroline Donaghy ’20, from Beaufort, S.C., a Chemistry - Certified Chemist major from Appalachian State University’s Department of Chemi...

Physics and Astronomy Student Club Nationally Recognized
Apr 10, 2021

The Physics and Astronomy Club (PandA), a Society of Physics Students Chapter at Appalachian State University, has received two national awards this a...