Doctoral Student News, Publications
Congratulations to our 2012-2013 Ph.D. Graduates!
Mr. Bo Wen - Dist. Prof. Myriam Sarachik, City College
"Dipolar Interactions, Long Range Order and Random Fields in a Single Molecule Magnet, Mn12-acetate"
Congratulations to our 2011-2012 Ph.D. Graduates!
Mr. Dario Capasso - Prof. Alexios Polychronakos, City College
"Horava Gravity: Symmetries and Generalized Particle Dynamics"
Ms. Yunpu Li - Prof. Carlos Meriles, City College
"A Study of Optically Pumped Nuclear Magnetic Polarization on Gallium Arsenide"
Mr. Kun Wang - Prof. Hernan Makse, City College
"Potential Energy Landscape of Particulate Matter"
Physics Research at CCNY (pdf)
DOCTORAL COURSES OPEN TO MASTER’S STUDENTS
The City College is the major participant in the University Ph.D. program in Physics. A set of graduate courses is offered at City College, as well as extensive research facilities for experimental and theoretical research. Both master’s and undergraduate students often take part in these research efforts.
Some of the courses offered regularly on the advanced level include:
V1200: Continuum Mechanics 4 CR.
V2500-2600: Quantum Field Theory 4 CR./SEM.
V3400: Theory of Relativity 4 CR.
V4500-4600: Quantum Theory of Solids 4 CR./SEM.
V5100-5900: Selected Topics in Advanced Physics 4 CR.
Application to the Ph.D. Program in Physics at the City University of New York
Information for Doctoral Students: Research Brochure
Prof. V. Parameswaran Nair