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The University of Tennessee Department of Physics and Astronomy is a large, diverse department with a strong commitment to quality graduate and undergraduate education and world-class physics research. Our faculty and students work in both on-campus laboratories and with collaborations at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and several other research facilities around the world.


The Physics Department faculty includes three fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and 11 fellows of the American Physical Society, among other departmental honors.

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