Physics-Related Web Sites
(This page to be updated soon)
We are not attempting to list physics departments of individual
universities on this page (such lists can be found at some of the sites below),
but are giving links to sites of general physics interest.
- American Physical Society
Society information, directories, meetings, journals, careers and employment, physics
timeline, internet resources, etc.
Many useful links for physicists and students.
- Physical Review
Selections from Physical Review and Physical Review Letters along with
explanations aimed at physics students and researchers as well as other science
writers. Also has an E-mail list for receiving weekly introductions to Focus
- Physics Internet Resources -
Physics resources, journal contents, reference sites, societies, products, other
- APS Career
For both job seekers and employers:
Job and resume posting; searchable job and resume listings, career guidance, etc.
- American Institute of
Physics (AIP) -
Information, meetings, publications, resources, history center, etc.
- Physics Today
Full editorial content of Physics Today magazine, links to references, background
information for articles in the form of past articles and links to other sites; searchable
events calendar, job center, and buyers' guide.
News Links -
Many links to news items, organizations, journals, labs, institutions, educational sites,
and other information.
- Society of
Physics Students -
A professional association designed for students interested in physics.
Includes the physics honor society
Sigma Pi Sigma.
Career information and job opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students; posting
of job openings and resumes; searchable listings of jobs and prospective employees.
Research Center -
Collects and provides data on education and employment in physics and related fields.
Hiring Physics Bachelors listed by state.
- American Association of
Physics Teachers (AAPT) -
News, products catalog, American Journal of Physics online, classroom resources,
Section of the AAPT -
Meeting notices, online newsletter, etc.
- St. Louis Area
Physics Teachers -
Local events, teaching resources, etc.
- Institute of
Physics (England) -
Information on books, periodicals, conferences, education, latest news, etc.
- European Physical
Conferences, workshops, schools, etc.
Other Physics Resource Sites
A nice all-around site for physicists and non-physicists.
News, people, physics in action, how things work, essays, etc.
(formerly TIPTOP) -
An all-around physics resource center.
Links to physics institutions around the world, conferences, job opportunities, news flashes,
historical events, virtual laboratory applets, forums, book reviews, and more.
- PhysLink -
Physics and astronomy news, information for teachers and students, online forums, references,
(Universität Oldenburg, Germany) -
Worldwide listings of physics departments, documents search, journals, conferences, jobs,
educational materials, etc.
- ComPADRE -
Physics and astronomy education resources for students and teachers.
Includes The Nucleus, an
interactive site for physics and astronomy undergraduate students.
- Scirus -
A science-specific search engine.
- Robot (University of Maryland) -
Conferences, job openings for faculty and post-doctoral positions,
stories on famous physicists, dictionary and encyclopedia.
Constants (National Institute of Standards and Technology) -
Fundamental constants in various categories and formats with bibliographies, background
information, and links to selected data.
- Directory and
Survey of U.S. Particle Physicists - Prepared by the
Particle Data Group at the
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, CA.
- Físicos Famosos (Instituto de Física, Rio de Janeiro,
Want to know what Oersted looked like?
About 200 pictures of famous physicists and groups of physicists.
Physics Research Centers
- Fermilab (Batavia, IL) -
Preprints, services, references, etc.
- Argonne National
Laboratory (Argonne, IL) -
Programs, news, physics links, etc.
- CERN (European
Laboratory for Particle Physics, Geneva, Switzerland) -
Programs and events, other information and links.
Publication Sources (also found in some of the above sites)
- APS Research
Journals online, information on submitting articles, etc.
- E-Print Archive
(arXiv.org, Los Alamos National Laboratory) -
A fully automated electronic archive and distribution server for research papers in physics
and related disciplines, mathematics, nonlinear sciences, computational linguistics, and
- World Scientific -
Journals, textbooks, and other publications in physics and other sciences.
Contents, abstracts, and (for some publications) full texts.
University Library -
A good place to track down books and other publications.
A place to hunt for new and used textbooks.
This page: http://www.siue.edu/PHYSICS/othersites.html
Written by: Roger Hill (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Revised: 2012 Jan 31