Wednesday, August 24, 2016


Assistant Professor in the Computational or Theoretical Astrophysics of Strongly Gravitating Systems

The Department of Physics and Space Science Center at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) invite applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August, 2017, in the area of gravitational astrophysics, with a particular emphasis on the numerical modeling of compact objects and their gravitational or electromagnetic radiation.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Tuesday, December 15, 2015

A team of scientists led by Marc Lessard of the University of New Hampshire Space Science Center launched an instrument-laden, four-stage sounding rocket from Norway's Andøya Space Center about 280 miles above Earth to study how particles move in a region near the North Pole where Earth's magnetic field is directly connected to the solar wind. The launch occurred Sunday, Dec. 13, at 2:34 a.m. EST.

Monday, October 26, 2015

From Mark McConnell, Department Chair:

Monday, October 5, 2015

Eric Dors, who received his PhD from physics at UNH, went on to work at Los Alamos National Laboratory and this year won a major award for his work. Read more from the Concord Monitor.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

The Department of Physics and Space Science Center are seeking an exceptional candidate to fill a tenure-track faculty position beginning in August 2016. See the full job ad.