Physicists are always busy working on research into new and exciting areas of science, and the faculty and students of CSUN are no different.
Click one of the links below to read more about faculty and student research projects affiliated with SPS.


SPS Feeds

Imaging particle beams for cancer treatment

09/30/2015 02:44 AM

Proton and carbon-ion radiotherapy are powerful tools for killing tumor cells, but only if the particles deposit their energy where they’re supposed to.

Keeping fusion plasmas hot

09/30/2015 02:44 AM

Interactions between electromagnetic waves and the most energetic ions in a plasma can perturb the orbits of those ions enough to expel them from the confining magnetic field.

SPS Movie Nights

Time and location: 8:00pm in the Bianchi Planetarium
(north of the science buildings, across from the Student Union.)

Next movie: TBD (Fall 2011)