Exploring the Cosmos: A Journey into Physics, Engineering, and Astronomy

Welcome to the fascinating world of Physics, Engineering, and Astronomy – the realms where we unravel the mysteries of the universe and engineer innovations that propel us beyond the stars.

Physics: Unlocking the Secrets

Physics is the fundamental science that seeks to understand the laws governing the universe. From classical mechanics to quantum physics, our department delves deep into the core principles that govern our reality. Here you will begin on a journey of discovery as we explore the intricacies of the cosmos and push the boundaries of human knowledge.

Engineering: Building Tomorrow’s World

Engineering is the art of transforming ideas into reality. Augustana engineering programs empower students to design, innovate, and create solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. From civil engineering shaping our infrastructure to electrical engineering powering our digital age, Augie students embark on a path of hands-on learning and cutting-edge research.

Astronomy: Gazing Beyond the Stars

Embark on a celestial adventure with our Astronomy program. From observing distant galaxies to studying exoplanets, Augie students explore the wonders of the cosmos. Join us as we gaze into the night sky and unravel the mysteries of the universe.

Celebrating Excellence: Daniel Tsui, Nobel Laureate

Our college boasts a proud legacy of distinguished alumni, and among them is Daniel Tsui. In 1961, Tsui graduated from our esteemed institution, later receiving the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1998 for his groundbreaking work on the fractional quantum Hall effect. His achievements exemplify the caliber of excellence our students can aspire to achieve.

Connect, Collaborate, and Propel Your Career

Ready to dive into the world of Physics, Engineering, and Astronomy? Join the Department LinkedIn group to connect with fellow students, alumni, and professionals in the field. Stay updated on the latest research, job opportunities, and industry trends. No matter where you’re from or what your major is, you are more than welcome to join our group to connect with like-minded people and explore endless opportunities.

Your journey into the cosmos begins here.

By Minh Nguyen
Minh Nguyen