Make your contribution to the scientific community.

Get involved in research from day one!

A signature aspect of the physics and astronomy department at Ithaca College is undergraduate research, in which faculty and students collaborate on innovative projects that push forward the bounds of knowledge.

We offer a range of research opportunities during the academic year and during the summer. Explore the exciting research ongoing in the department using the links on this page, then contact individual professors to learn more and get involved!

Featured Research Opportunities in Physics and Astronomy

Opportunities are available in each of these labs for Summer 2022!

Application for Conference Funding

Current physics and applied physics majors can request department funding to help them attend or present research at regional or national conferences.