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Physics Department

Location: 180-204
Phone: (805) 756-2448
Fax: (805) 756-2435
Chair: Jennifer Klay

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Newsletter 2023

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Exchange Program Connects Cal Poly with Africa

Three students from Ashesi University in Ghana are studying at Cal Poly as part of a new initiative. Find out more about the exchange program and their experiences. 

Karl Saunders

Letter from the Department Chair

New Chair Jennifer Klay highlights cutting edge research, new faculty, and remembers the late David Hafemeister.

Read the letter ›

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Astronomy Fellowship: Exploring the Lives of Stars

New astronomy research fellowship expands opportunities for students, explores white dwarf stars.

Read more about the fellowship ›


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