Academic Programs Team Meeting @
Sep 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
2020-21 Biophysics Seminars @
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The UCF Biophysics Group is resuming its seminar series for the 2020-2021 academic year.

The next seminar will be held on:

Wednesday, September 23, 12:00pm -1:00pm EST

Zoom Meeting 

Dr. Alfons Schulte, Professor, UCF Department of Physics, will present:

Formation and Growth of Mesoglobules across the Poly(N-isopropyl acrylamide) Coil-to-Globule Transition Revealed with Kinetic Neutron Scattering and Fast Pressure Jumps 

The flyer, with the abstract, is attached.

[Dr. Schulte Abstract-2020-09-23 Biophys Seminar]


Women in Physics Society (WiPS) Meeting @
Sep 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Hello Students,

Women in Physics Society(WiPS) at UCF is an organization that is committed to encouraging the recruitment, retention, and career development of women physicists at all levels. We are inviting you to participate in our first meeting of the semester. Our goal is to foster an environment for students that will stimulate the development of connections amongst Undergraduate students, Graduate students, and Faculty in the Physics department. While the focus of the organization is on women, all are welcome to join!

Our first meeting will be on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 at 6:30pm on Zoom. Here is the link:

If you have any questions about our organization or meetings, please contact us at

We hope to see you there,

Women in Physics Society at UCF

Undergraduate Student Faculty Research Showcase @ Online
Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Exposure to hands-on research experience is a vital component of undergraduate education, and the department strives to ensure that this is available to our Physics majors who may be interested in performing research with professors here at UCF, even during these difficult times. Join us on Thursday September 24, from 5pm-7pm, for a live 2 hour session to learn more about the research opportunities available in the groups in our Department, and a description for how interested students might get involved. The event will be held online.

If you have any questions regarding the event, please contact (,  or as soon as possible.  


Academic Programs Team Meeting @
Oct 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Academic Programs Team Meeting @
Nov 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Biophysics Group Virtual Seminar @ Zoom
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Dear Biophysics Group Members:


A virtual Biophysics monthly seminar will be held this Thursday.


Time: Thursday, October 21, 12:00pm -1:00pm EST(see Zoom info below)

Speaker: Jinho Park (PhD candidate, Kang group), NanoScience Technology Center & Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Title: Crowding tunes the organization and mechanics of actin bundles formed by crosslinking proteins

Meeting ID: 962 4475 4734

Meeting ID: 962 4475 4734

Passcode: 559273


Please find the seminar abstract and information attached. Please note that this semester monthly seminars will be held Thursdays.


UCF Physics Graduate Program Virtual Grad Fair @ Zoom
Oct 29 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Open to all -Registration required via this link : UCF Physics and Planetary Sciences PhD Virtual Open House

Zoom link to be sent upon registration.

Join us and learn about our:

Phd, MSc, and Bridge Programs, research areas, admissions requirements, student societies and more!

Presentation will be followed by a live Q&A.

PHY Grad Program Virtual Grad Fair flyer