Division of Particles & Fields

The objective of the Division is the study of fundamental particles and fields, their structure, their interactions and interrelationships, the design and development of high energy accelerators, and the design and development of instrumentation techniques for high energy physics.

Congratulations to Our Newest APS Fellows

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Congratulations to New Prize & Award Recipients

2016 J.J. Sakurai Prize for Theoretical Particle Physics
G Peter Lepage, Cornell University

2016 J.J. and Noriko Sakurai Dissertation Award in Theoretical Physics
Yonatan F. Kahn, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2016 Henry Primakoff Award for Early-Career Particle Physics
Stefan Hoeche, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

2016 Robert R. Wilson Prize for Achievement in the Physics of Particle Accelerators
Vasili Parkhomchuk, Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics

2016 W.K.H. Panofsky Prize in Experimental Particle Physics
Stephen L Olsen, Institute for Basic Science
Jonathan Dorfan, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
David Hitlin, California Institute of Technology
Fumihiko Takasaki, High Energy Physics Laboratory (KEK)

2016 Mitsuyoshi Tanaka Dissertation Award in Experimental Particle Physics
Adish Pradeep Vartak, University of California, San Diego


The 2017 DPF Election is coming soon. View the candidates' resumes and statements for Vice Chair, Member-at-Large, and Early Career Member.
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Report of the DPF Committee on DOE Comparative Reviews

APS Multidivisional Neutrino Study - A Joint Study on the Future of Neutrino Physics: The Neutrino Matrix

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