• About Physics

    Currently located in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, Physics at NYU was founded in 1894 at the Uptown Heights campus in the Bronx…

  • Javad Shabani

    and his collaborators have discovered experimental evidence for a new state of matter—topological superconductivity.

  • How birds fly together?

    Paper in PNAS by Ph.D. student Joel Newbolt, supervised by Prof. Leif Ristroph of Courant and Prof. Jun Zhang of Physics. (Photo by Shun-qi Bo)

  • Cosmology and Particle Physics

    The Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics researches fundamental questions at the intersection of particle physics, astrophysics and cosmology

  • Center for Soft Matter Research

    The Center for Soft Matter Research at NYU is dedicated to scientific inquiry at the interface between physics, chemistry, biology and engineering.


Department of Physics