physics at davidson

early x-ray by Dr. Smith

From the first X-ray in the U.S. (1896) and the creation of Sigma Pi Sigma (1921) to today's research and pedagogy (like the Brownian motion Physlet below), Physics at Davidson has always been exciting and on the cutting edge. This site is a comprehensive guide to the study of physics at Davidson for current and prospective students.


Learn about our state of the art research facilities and innovative teaching materials.


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