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American Institute of Physics (AIP)
AIP serves a federation of physical science societies in a common mission to promote physics and allied fields.
Center for History of Physics
The Center for History of Physics supports the efforts of the scholarly community to document, investigate, and understand the nature and origin of developments in modern physics and their impact on society through: creating online exhibits; providing grants-in-aid to researchers in the history of science; publishing articles and books; conducting surveys and oral history interviews, hosting conferences; participating in national and international conferences and history projects.
Society of Physics Students
Sigma Pi Sigma (SPS)
Sigma Pi Sigma exists to honor outstanding scholarship in physics, to encourage interest in physics among students at all levels, to promote an attitude of service, and to provide a fellowship of persons who have excelled in physics. Election is a lifelong membership.
Suggested Websites for Physics
Provides daily online-only news and commentary about a selection of papers from the American Physical Society (APS) journal collection. The website is aimed at the reader who wants to keep up with highlights of physics research with explanations that don’t rely on jargon and technical detail.
physics.org is brought to you by the Physics in Society team at the Institute of Physics (IoP).
Our aim is to inspire people of all ages about physics. Let us be your guide and show you the best physics places on the web.
This website is the eMagazine of the Institute of Physics (IoP). It contains articles on physics and physical science-related topics.
arXiv.org - The arXiv (pronounced "archive") is a repository of electronic preprints of scientific papers in the fields of mathematics, physics, astronomy, computer science, quantitative biology, statistics, and quantitative finance, which can be accessed online.
Einstein Papers Project at Caltech - The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein presents the first complete picture of a massive written legacy that ranges from Einstein's first work on the special and general theories of relativity and the origins of quantum theory, to his active involvement with international collaboration and cooperation, human rights, education, and disarmament.
The Biophysical Society was founded in 1958 to lead the development and dissemination of knowledge in biophysics.
Materials Research Society
The Materials Research Society (MRS) is an organization of materials researchers worldwide that promotes communication for the advancement of interdisciplinary materials research and technology to improve the quality of life.
SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, was founded in 1955 to advance light-based technologies.
American Physical Society (APS)
Strives to be the leading voice for physics and an authoritative source of physics information for the advancement of physics and the benefit of humanity.
Institute of Physics (IoP)
A leading scientific society and charitable organization with a worldwide membership of more than 50,000, working together to advance physics education, research and application.
Optical Society of America (OSA)
OSA is the leading forum for light science and technology. It's mission is to promote the generation, dissemination, and application of knowledge in optics and photonics. OSA serves the global community through content and events that are authoritative, accessible, and archived, and through its education, advocacy and outreach programs.
Society of Physics Students
The professional association explicitly designed for students who are interested in physics. "A community for physics undergraduates and their mentors" - AIP