BLACK IN PHYSICS WEEK

#BLACKINPHYSICS

#BlackInPhysics is a week dedicated not only to celebrating Black physicists and our contributions to the scientific community, but also to reveal a more complete picture of what a physicist looks like.

THE LATEST

In The News

2020 BLACK IN PHYSICS WEEK

Featured

On the road less travelled

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Brooke Russell PhD

Measures of success

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Tamia Williams

Achieving a healthy work–life balance

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Amber Lenon

The disability is there, but I belong

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K. Renee Horton

Finding a way to belong

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Belinda Cheeseboro


Taking responsibility

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Chanda Prescod-Weinstein


Part of the revolution

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Jessica Esquivel
Charles D. Brown II

Black In Physics Week


About Us


our Mission

Community Building

Strengthening intergenerational connections between physicists in the #BlackandSTEM community, we encourage long-lasting collaborations and push the development of supportive environments where current and future Black physicists thrive.


our vision

Community Engagement

We seek to inspire future Black physicists across the world via the communication of engaging physics research and through enhancing science literacy within the Black community.

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HOW YOU CAN HELP

MAKE A DONATION

Thank you for wanting to support Black In Physics. Please email us to discuss your donation and the best way for us to process it at this time.

JOIN OUR EFFORTS

Your generosity makes our work possible. Whether you contribute financially or as advocate for good.

SPONSORS

OUR PARTNERS

National Society of Black Physicists

NSBP is the largest and most recognizable organization devoted to the growth, development, and advancement of the African-American physics community.

Harvard ITAMP

ITAMP is the leading center of AMO physics theory in the US, and it is places a special emphasis on training, mentoring and sponsoring postdoctoral and visiting fellows in theoretical AMO science.

Cornell Department of Astronomy

The Department of Astronomy is one of the leading centers for astronomical research in the world. 

African American Women in Physics

The goal of AAWIP is to honor the women who paved the way, to inspire future physicists, and to connect with allies interested in promoting diversity in Physics and other STEM fields.

Fermilab

Fermilab is America’s particle physics and accelerator laboratory.

APS physics IDEA

The APS Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity Alliance (APS-IDEA) is an APS Innovation Fund initiative with a mission of empowering the physics community to enact strategies for improving equity, diversity, and inclusion. 

NASA Goddard

NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, plays a pivotal role across all aspects of the agency’s missions, from development to de-orbit.

Gather

Gather is building virtual spaces for people to live and interact more effectively online.

American Institute of Physics

A federation of physical science societies, the American Institute of Physics advances, promotes, and serves the physical sciences for the benefit of humanity.

Matt Reagor

Proud to support #BlackinPhysics week, its organizers, and the community.

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