The Department of Engineering Physics integrates fundamental physics, mathematics, and engineering principles to solve societal problems, from cancer and heart disease to clean energy to space travel, while educating new generations of leaders.
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Our department is a unique community in that we offer several academic degrees that allow you to specialize in the discipline of your choice, yet through your experiences here, you can interact with faculty, staff and students in each degree program.
Our academic degrees
- Bachelor of Science in Engineering Mechanics
- Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics
- Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering
- Master of Science in Engineering Mechanics – Fundamentals of Applied Mechanics option
- Master of Science and PhD in Engineering Mechanics
- Master of Science and PhD in Nuclear Engineering and Engineering Physics
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Characterizing Strain Localization and Dynamic Instabilities in Soft Materials
February 21, 2020 | 11:00 am | Engineering Physics
Risk Management Perspectives from the Design and Deployment of the Westinghouse AP1000 Reactors
February 25, 2020 | 12:00 pm | Engineering Physics
Multiscale Development of Mechanistic Materials Models for the Simulation of Materials in Harsh Environments
March 3, 2020 | 12:00 pm | Engineering Physics
Prediction of Drag for Rough Wall Boundary Layer Flows
March 27, 2020 | 11:00 am | Engineering Physics
Dynamic Instability and Fluid Interaction in Underwater Structures Under Complex Loading Conditions
April 17, 2020 | 11:00 am | Engineering Physics