About the Physics & Astronomy Research @ TTU
The Texas Tech Physics & Astronomy Department is committed to achieving important research while still providing a high quality of education for our students at the undergraduate and graduate level. We have the following active areas of research. For descriptions of current research topics at TTU, click Research Topics in each research area.
Condensed Matter Physics
Research Topics Faculty Members: Dr. Estreicher, Dr. Myles, Dr. Sanati
Gravitational Physics Research Topics Faculty Members: Dr. Owen
Astronomy & Astrophysics Research Topics Faculty Members: Dr. Corsi, Dr. Maccarone, Dr. Morehead, Dr. Owen, Dr. Sand
Bio Physics Research Topics Faculty Members: Dr. Huang
Condensed Matter Physics Research Topics Faculty Members: Dr. Grave de Peralta, Dr. Kaye
High Energy Physics Research Topics Faculty Members: Dr. Akchurin, Dr.Kanori, Dr. Lee, Dr. Volobouev, Dr. Wigmans
Physics Education Research Topics Faculty Members: Dr. Lamp & Dr. Thacker
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas 79409-1051
Phone: (806) 742-3736 Fax: (806) 742-1182 fax
The Department of Physics & Astronomy at TTU consists of 18 full-time faculty members and a number of joint/adjunct appointments from other TTU departments. Faculty pursue experimental or theoretical work independently and in collaboration with other university departments, as well as national and industrial laboratories.