Physics

Physics and Astronomy Department Facilities

The Physics and Astronomy Department is well equipped for teaching and pursuing science at all levels.  With multiple dedicated laboratories, a machine and an electronics shop, observatories and computer labs, students have plenty of opportunity to see and experience the science of physics and astronomy first-hand.

If you're interested in physics history, it may be worth checking out Newton's Fireplace.

 

Physics and Astronomy Department

AC# 2244
Amherst College
Amherst, MA 01002-5000
413-542-2251
Larry Hunter, Chair