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These reports and graphics cover issues concerning graduate physics and astronomy education at degree granting universities in the U.S. They provide current data and historic trends for enrollments and degree production, including student demographics, educational experiences and post degree plans.
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PhD in Physics Requirements (as of Fall 2021)
To remain in good academic standing, a graduate student must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.0 in all courses taken for graduate credit after admission to a graduate degree program at the University of New Mexico.
1) Course Requirements
1a) core course requirements..
- 466 Methods of Theoretical Physics I
- 505 Statistical Mechanics and Thermodynamics
- 511 Electrodynamics I
- 521 Quantum Mechanics I
- 522 Quantum Mechanics II
- ... and if the following course (or its equivalent) has not been taken elsewhere,
- 493 Contemporary Physics Lab
A grade of B- or above is required in each core course. In addition, a PhD student must demonstrate good performance in at least three of the five core courses by obtaining a B grade or above. A PhD student must maintain progress through the five mandatory core courses (466, 505, 511, 521, and 522) at the following minimal rate:
1b) Elective Course Requirements.
Four advanced graduate courses. All regular (three-hour) 300 or 400-level courses that are available for graduate credit* for P&A students and all regular (three-hour) 500-level courses are eligible as electives, except 406, 491/492, and courses taken to satisfy the core-course requirements for the Physics PhD**. Different courses taken as Advanced Topics in Optics (569) or Advanced Topics in Physics and Astronomy (581) count as different electives. The four advanced graduate courses must be listed as a standard grade mode and NOT on a credit/no credit basis . Additional electives taken to fulfill credit hours may be on a credit/no credit basis.
* To receive graduate credit for eligible 300 or 400 level courses, the course must have an asterisk (one) beside the course number as depicted in the UNM Catalog at link: http://catalog.unm.edu/catalogs/2017-2018/colleges/arts-sciences/physics-astronomy/index.html Double check your transcript after the semester to be sure graduate credit was received, it should be automatically assigned as GR not UG. NOTE: a double asterisk is available for graduate credit except for graduate majors in the department
** Science, Engineering, and Mathematics courses that are available for graduate credit may be taken as electives, with permission of the Academic Advisor.
1c) Seminar Course Requirements.
- Overview of Research in PandA (Adv Sem: New Grad Students PHYS 500.002)
- One semester of Colloquium (Adv Sem: Colloquium PHYS 500.xxx)
- One other advanced one-hour research seminars (under Physics 500.xxx)
1d) Research Course Requirements.
- 3 credit hours of PHYS 650 Research (usually started in 3rd or 4th semester but in some cases sooner)
- It is a scientific talk, publicly announced with its title and date.
- It takes at least 30 minutes.
- (NOTE: a personal or group informal meeting with a research advisor is not counted)
2) The Candidacy Exam
(listed as the "comprehensive exam" in graduate studies (gs) rules/terms).
After completing the core courses, electives, and research requirements, a PhD student's next task is to find a potential dissertation supervisor and to begin exploratory research with that faculty member. After about a year of initial exploratory research, the student is generally prepared to advance to doctoral candidacy by taking and passing the Candidacy Exam. The faculty member who has supervised the student's initial research is the Chair of the Candidacy Exam Committee and becomes the student's dissertation supervisor upon successful completion of the exam. Please note that the student's Academic Advisor continues to advise the student on all academic matters until the student has passed the Candidacy Exam and submitted the Application for Candidacy paperwork for PhD.
After passing the candidacy exam, submit the Application for Candidacy (AC) to Graduate Studies for their approval and processing in order to advance to candidacy. The AC must be submitted no later than the semester prior to graduation, but ideally soon after passing the exam. You need 48 hours of coursework (400 & 500 level graduate classes, 500 & 581seminars, 650 Research, 551-552 Problems) on the AC. If you plan to or already have received a MS Plan II "on way to PhD", you need a total of 50 hours of coursework (including the 32 for MS Plan II). In addition to the required coursework hours, you also need a minimum of 18 hours of 699 Dissertation. If not all required hours have been taken, the AC provides a field for “future courses to be used to fulfill degree” in which any remaining coursework hours and the required dissertation may be entered one semester at a time up until the semester you expect to graduate.
Announcement of Exam is due a minimum of 2 weeks prior to exam date . See Academic Programs Coordinator for further details.
The Candidacy Exam is an oral examination with a 10 to 15 page written component to ensure a student's readiness to enter into research and to demonstrate his/her proficiency in graduate-level physics in his/her subdiscipline.
Once you prepare the written component in consultation with your research advisor, send it directly to your candidacy exam committee at least 14 days prior to the exam.
Candidacy Exam Committee
- The Candidacy Exam Committee consists of four members:
- A Chair, who has supervised the student's initial research and who becomes the student's dissertation supervisor upon successful completion of this exam;
- The Chair must have a UNM appointment or a letter of title, but need not be faculty in the Physics department see Candidacy committee guidelines , and MOU for LANL and SNL members or MOU for AFRL, NRAO, SNL members if pertinent;
- Two members chosen in consultation with the Committee Chair, at least 2 members must reside in the department;
- A fourth "outside" member appointed by the Chair of the Graduate Committee. The role of the outside member is to ensure a departmentwide standard of PhD qualification. Since this outside member is not meant to be an expert in the candidate's subdiscipline, it is essential that the student demonstrate a clear understanding of how his/her research fits into the broader context of physics/astronomy;
Candidacy Exam Description
- The candidate submits a 10-15 page written component to the committee 2 weeks prior to the exam. The candidate should consult with their research advisor for guidelines about the style and content of the written component, which may depend on the candidate's research experiences and the standards of their research subfield.
- The candidate gives a presentation of about one hour that consists of:
- A description of the initial research project and
- A brief description of the research project(s) planned for the PhD dissertation The presentation is followed by a question-and-answer session wherein the student is expected to demonstrate advanced knowledge in the subdiscipline of the proposed dissertation, at a level determined by the Committee.
Additional Candidacy Exam Rules
- A student must attempt the Candidacy Exam before the end of his/her seventh semester. In the case of failure, the student must make a second attempt and pass before the end of the eighth semester.
- A student can petition the Graduate Committee for an extension of the deadlines for the Candidacy Exam on the grounds of special, extenuating circumstances.
- On passing their Candidacy Exam, students have until the end of the following semester to form a dissertation committee and file for doctoral candidacy by submitting an Application for Candidacy to GS. At this stage the student should be finished or close to finishing the formal course requirements. The Application for Candidacy must list at least 18 credit hours in addition to Master's degree requirements, exclusive of dissertation, earned in courses (>500) taken at UNM. After GS approval, the transfer from the Academic Advisor to a Research Advisor will take place.
- For dissertation committee members: Please print and fill out the Annual Research Talk Form , then submit to the Sr. Academic Advisor . You can also save this file, open in Adobe Acrobat, and fill it out as a digital form to be sent as a pdf attachment to the Sr. Academic Advisor .
3) The PhD Dissertation Defense: Announcement of Exam is due a minimum of 2 weeks prior to exam date. The candidate must submit the dissertation to all Committee members at least 2 weeks prior to the defense date for review. Please follow the Graduate Studies Dissertation Manuscript Submission Procedures . To form a dissertation committee per GS, see Dissertation Committee guidelines , plus MOU for LANL and SNL members or MOU for AFRL, NRAO, SNL members if pertinent. See Sr. Academic Advisor for further details. Dissertation Formatting guidelines may be found on the GS site, the tab Formatting Aids has a link to a template for LaTeX . 4) Overall Schedule and Deadlines for Physics PhD Students:
Overall Schedule and Deadlines for Physics PhD Students:
P&A Policy on Graduate Student Leaves of Absence
Graduate students wishing to take a leave of absence of a duration longer than 1 month during the academic term are required to notify the department's Academic Programs Coordinator in advance to request approval from the Graduate Committee. Failure to obtain advance written approval from the department may result in dismissal from the degree program. Approval of a leave of absence does not necessarily grant a postponement in the mandatory schedule for completion of core courses and the candidacy exam. Students holding assistantships prior to beginning leaves of absence are not guaranteed assistantships upon their return to the academic program without prior approval from the Graduate Committee.
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The Department of Physics offers the opportunity for students to pursue a Ph.D. in many areas of experimental and theoretical physics. Entering students typically have undergraduate degrees in physics or related fields, and are drawn from among the most talented students around the world. The department does not offer a terminal master's program.
The Graduate Recruitment Initiative Team (GRIT) began as a grassroots student organization and has grown to encompass 18 graduate programs in the Biological Sciences Division (BSD) and Physical Sciences Division (PSD) at the University of Chicago with over 50 members and a dedicated faculty counterpart in the form of the Diversity Council. GRIT is committed to enhancing diversity, inclusion, and equity across the BSD and PSD graduate programs. GRIT focuses on three central components: recruitment , retention , and sustainability in order to increase the recruitment and retention of students from marginalized backgrounds.
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The Physics Department offers a program leading to a PhD in Applied Science with a specialization in Physics. For information about the graduate program, prospective students should contact Graduate Co-Adviser Prof. Tom Christensen (Effective from 01/01/2021 please also contact Kristen Petersen ). Please refer to the physics research page for a summary of primary research interests and programs. The application process is online through Admissions. More information can also be found on the Graduate School website. Enrolled students should contact Graduate Co-Adviser Prof. Tom Christensen , for more information on Comprehensive Exams, Defenses, and graduation paperwork.
All applicants at a minimum requirement must:
- Hold a baccalaureate degree in biological sciences, mathematics, physics or equivalents from an accredited college or university and have an appropriate background of undergraduate physics courses
- Have an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.00 ("A" is equivalent to 4.0)
- Submit 1 Official Transcript of all previous graduate and undergraduate work.
- Provide three letters of recommendation, all past university transcripts and fill out an application form
- Submit 1 goal statement
- Have interests that fit with our department's research directions
Promising students who do not meet all of the requirements may be considered as provisional applicants. Provisional status may be removed when the student fulfills all the requirements set out by the Physics Department when they were admitted. Students admitted provisionally should work with the Physics graduate adviser to ensure they have all the coursework preparation needed before undertaking graduate-level classes.
Additional requirements for some students
- Students with international transcripts must take the Physics GRE exam. A minimum score for regular admission is in the range of 520-550. International transcripts must include all courses and grades, must be issued in the original language, and be accompanied by certified English translations when applicable. This service is provided at no cost for UCCS applicants. More details will be communicated to you via email after we received your completed application.
- Applicants for whom English is a second language must follow the instructions of the Graduate School https://graduateschool.uccs.edu/english-proficiency-requirements
- UCCS has been working with a 3 rd party exclusively to prepare a course by course foreign transcript evaluation for all applicants with foreign transcripts at no cost to the applicant . Please use this link for more information.
- An oral interview may also be required, as the department sees fit.
- Applicants who already hold a Masters degree in Physics should discuss their application with a potential faculty research adviser in advance, and mention these discussions in their goal statement.
Satisfying these minimum requirements does not guarantee admission to our program.
The graduate application forms can be found here .
The student must complete a minimum of 66 hours of coursework and dissertation. This includes:
- 21 hours of Core courses
- 15 hours of Specialization, Elective or Interdisciplinary courses
- A minimum of 30 hours of dissertation work, pass the comprehensive exam, and complete and successfully defend the dissertation
More details can be found in our PhD handbook but some key points about the dissertation are noted here.
- By the time students have successfully completed the coursework requireme nts of the PhD program , they must identify a dissertation adviser who agrees to supervise their research work. Students should enroll in dissertation hours with their adviser and to do so should ask the Physics Program Assistant for an enrollment code. Students who do not identify a willing dissertation adviser must exit the program with a Masters degree, if all the MS requirements have been met, after giving an exit talk .
- After taking 9-12 dissertation credit hours, students must complete the Comprehensive Exam . This is administered by the dissertation advisory committee to determine if the dissertation topic is appropriate, and if the student is adequately prepared for work on the dissertation. Students refusing to take the comprehensive exam when asked by Physics faculty member(s) may have a hold placed on their enrollment until it is completed.
- To complete the dissertation, it is expected that a student must make a significant new scientific contribution . Several first - author peer - reviewed publications would normally be expected. Note that publications which are not subjected to peer review are not counted as part of a “significant scientific contribution.” Students and dissertation advisers are encouraged to communicate clearly with each other about the expectations and scope of work.
- After the dissertation has been accepted by the dissertation advisor, a final oral dissertation defense examination will be conducted by the dissertation advisory committee. The dissertation committee will contain physics faculty plus one outside member of the graduate faculty (from another department or another university). The dissertation adviser will be in charge of choosing the committee.
UCCS Physics PhD Handbook
More information can be found in the UCCS Applied Sciences PhD Physics option handbook here . The handbook is updated periodically.
Courses are listed below. Catalog descriptions of classes can be found here .
A grade of "B" or above is needed for a course to be counted towards the PhD degree.
Note: Courses from other departments may also be used as electives with the prior written consent of the graduate advisor .
Physics Core courses (21 hours)
Primary physics elective courses (15 hours), graduate physics courses schedule.
Please note that classes are offered every other year. You must plan accordingly to make sure that you take classes when they are available. The tables below show when we anticipate offering graduate courses.
The core courses should follow the schedule below unless there are exceptional circumstances. Electives are often determined only one or two semesters in advance, depending on faculty availability and student demand. However, we will try to keep close to the schedule below. This is meant as a general guide only.
Academic Year 2020-21, 2022-23, 2024-25, etc.
Academic Year 2019-2020, 2021-2022, 2023-24, etc.
Other courses that are not on 2 year schedule but will be included as appropriate: - 6900 Theory of the solid state 1 - 6910 Theory of the solid state 2 - 5950 & 6950 Special topics (Group Theory, etc - as available)
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The Department of Physics and Astronomy at UC Irvine offers a program of graduate study leading to a Ph.D. degree in Physics. Our graduate course curriculum provides a foundation in fundamental physics and elective courses in a broad range of topical areas. Graduate students carry out original research in diverse areas of experimental and theoretical physics and astrophysics , under the guidance of members of our departmental faculty . We also offer a graduate program in Chemical and Materials Physics as a joint program with the UCI Department of Chemistry . Graduates of our Ph.D. program are well prepared for careers in scientific research, teaching, and industry. See the links below for detailed information about our program, the applications process, and campus resources for graduate students.
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The PhD in Physics is a full-time period of research which introduces or builds upon, research skills and specialist knowledge. Students are assigned a research supervisor, a specialist in part or all of the student's chosen research field, and join a research group which might vary in size between a handful to many tens of individuals.
Although the supervisor is responsible for the progress of a student's research programme, the extent to which a postgraduate student is assisted by the supervisor or by other members of the group depends almost entirely on the structure and character of the group concerned. The research field is normally determined at entry, after consideration of the student's interests and the facilities available. The student, however, may work within a given field for a period of time before their personal topic is determined.
There is no requirement made by the University for postgraduate students to attend formal courses or lectures for the PhD. Postgraduate work is largely a matter of independent research and successful postgraduates require a high degree of self-motivation. Nevertheless, lectures and classes may be arranged, and students are expected to attend both seminars (delivered regularly by members of the University and by visiting scholars and industrialists) and external conferences. Postgraduate students are also expected to participate in the undergraduate teaching programme at some time whilst they are based at the Cavendish, in order to develop their teaching, demonstrating, outreach, organisational and person-management skills.
It is expected that postgraduate students will also take advantage of the multiple opportunities available for transferable skills training within the University during their period of research.
By the end of the research programme, students will have demonstrated:
- the creation and interpretation of new knowledge, through original research or other advanced scholarship, of a quality to satisfy peer review, extend the forefront of the discipline, and merit publication;
- a systematic acquisition and understanding of a substantial body of knowledge which is at the forefront of an academic discipline or area of professional practice;
- the general ability to conceptualise, design and implement a project for the generation of new knowledge, applications or understanding at the forefront of the discipline, and to adjust the project design in the light of unforeseen problems;
- a detailed understanding of applicable techniques for research and advanced academic enquiry; and
- the development of a PhD thesis for examination that they can defend in an oral examination and, if successful, graduate with a PhD.
The Department of Physics participates in the University of Cambridge's Postgraduate Open Day.
The Postgraduate Virtual Open Day usually takes place at the beginning of November. It’s a great opportunity to ask questions to admissions staff and academics, explore the Colleges virtually, and to find out more about courses, the application process and funding opportunities. Visit the Postgraduate Open Day page for more details.
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PhD in Physics
Every PhD in Physics recipient is expected to acquire:
- Comprehensive understanding of core physics principles in the subjects of classical mechanics; electrodynamics; statistical mechanics; and quantum mechanics; and in-depth knowledge in the area of doctoral research
- Broad knowledge of contemporary physics developments
- Independent research skills in formulating and solving original physics problems
- Strong oral and written communication skills
Students must earn a minimum of 30 credit hours in formal graduate courses approved by the Department of Physics. Courses in PHY 598, PHY 599, and all PHY 600 level courses do not count toward this requirement. Students must maintain an overall GPA minimum of 3.0 (equivalent to a grade of "B") for all courses leading to the degree.
The UB College of Arts and Sciences is committed to recruiting the very best PhD students and preparing doctoral students for career success.
Minimum Course Requirements
All PhD candidates must take and pass the following graduate courses with an average grade equivalent to "B" or higher:
- Classical Dynamics (PHY 509)
- Electrodynamics (PHY 513)
- Quantum Mechanics I and II (PHY 507, 508)
- Statistical Mechanics (PHY 519)
- Graduate Lab (PHY 551 or 552)
Of the remaining 12 required credits, student may take only graduate level courses. The following two courses are required:
- Colloquium (PHY 601 1st year and PHY 602 2nd year)
- Research Ethics
PHY 503 and 504, as well as any undergraduate courses taken for graduate credits, are excluded. Students who must take remedial or undergraduate courses during the first two semesters will require more than two years to complete their course work.
Within 24 months (four semesters) of enrollment as a full-time graduate student, every student in the PhD track is required to pass the Comprehensive Examination. Students are permitted a maximum of two attempts.
The Comprehensive Examination consists of a written reseach proposal, a research presentation and an oral examination on research and course preparation (Sample questions on High Energy Physics , Condensed Matter Physics ) . For further details please see the Graduate Physics Handbook.
Thesis Committee Composition
Students must choose their Major Professor and PhD committee members by filling out the Thesis Advisor Form no later than 24 months after enrollment in the graduate program. The Major Professor (or one of the co-Major Professors) must be a regular faculty member in the Department of Physics. The Major Professor must also be a member of the Graduate School Faculty who holds the rank of Assistant Professor or higher. Failure to choose an advisor may result in losing Departmental financial support.
The PhD Committee should consist of two or more faculty members (in addition to the Major Professor) chosen by the student with approval from the Graduate Studies Committee. All committee members should demonstrate active engagement in research during the last five years. When possible, at least one committee member should work in a field or research similar or relevant to the student's thesis topic. Faculty from other UB departments may also serve on the committee. The same criteria regarding research apply for the selection of committee members outside the Department of Physics.
For further information, please consult the Graduate Student Handbook or contact Dr. Xuedong Hu , Director of Graduate Studies.
February 2021. Data graphic. Average Number of Physics PhDs Conferred (Classes of 2017-19) by Number of Doctoral-Granting US Physics Departments.
PhD in Physics Requirements (as of Fall 2021). To remain in good academic standing, a graduate student must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of at
Requirements for a Doctorate in Physics. Masters Degree in Physics Caltech commencement. Masters Degree in Physics. Advising and Thesis Supervision Students
Academic Year, 2021-2022. Subject area, Mathematical Physical, Chemical and Astronomical Sciences. Cycle, 37. Coordinator, Prof. Michele Cicoli.
The Department of Physics offers the opportunity for students to pursue a Ph.D. in many areas of experimental and theoretical physics.
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For information about the graduate program, prospective students should contact Graduate Co-Adviser Prof. Tom Christensen (Effective from 01/01/2021 please also
Doctoral Program in Physics ... Graduates of our Ph.D. program are well prepared for careers in scientific research, teaching, ... updated 10.23.2021.
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