Welcome to the Physics Department

We are committed to:

  • providing high quality instruction to all our students,
  • working with K-12 teachers in Southern California to improve science education at the pre-college level,
  • engaging in research in physics and physics education.

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Students looking for travel funding for conferences should check out the Student Travel Resources page.

Students looking to enroll in PHYS 499 should check out the bottom of the CSUSM Astronomy & Physics Courses page.

Professor Dominguez has drafted a physics course offering schedule that takes us through to Spring 2017 (document subject to change). If you have any questions about the schedule or academic advising, please contact him.

What can you do with a B.S. in Applied Physics? Check out this report for a little more information.

Department Updates:      

  • Welcome to Dr. Justin Perron, joining us as a new tenure track faculty member. Dr. Perron did his Ph.D. at SUNY Buffalo and a postdoc at NIST. His research area is in condensed matter.
  • Welcome also to new Applied Physics majors. We have over 125 majors for fall 2015!


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