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The physics program is designed to provide students with thorough and flexible training in the fundamental aspects of classical and modern physics. It devotes equal attention to the three academic areas, teaching, research and service to the community. 

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Message from the Chair

The physics department aims to graduate high caliber physicists committed to helping their country and capable of introducing creative solutions to current and future real-life problems. It targets to contribute to the placement of our country in the forefront of the region via our talented faculty and our well-established facilities, all this while being an active part of the AUC mission to be “Egypt’s Global University.”

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Programs

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Physics

The minor program is designed to provide students majoring in engineering and other branches in science with an in-depth theoretical background of the corresponding applications in their majors.
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Physics

The graduate diploma in physics is directed at providing the student with an advanced background in areas such as computational physics, mathematical modeling, and laboratory techniques.
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Physics

The physics major program aims to graduate high caliber physicists committed to helping their country and capable of introducing creative solutions to current and future real-life problems.
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Prestigious Membership

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AUC Joins STAR experiment, Brookhaven National Laboratory

The American University in Cairo's Physics Department has become a member of the STAR experiment at Brookhaven National Laboratory. AUC is the only independent member institute at the STAR experiment from Africa and the Middle East.

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FACULTY SPOTLIGHTS

Meet our highly-accomplished faculty members