Theoretical astrophysics and general relativity; atomic, molecular, and optical physics; experimental and theoretical biological physics; computational physics; condensed matter physics;
complex systems, nonlinear dynamics, and chaos; high energy (elementary particle) physics; nuclear physics; quantum information; physics education research; see http://www.physics.uiuc.edu/Research/
National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory (DOE User Facility), Materials Computation Center, Laboratory for Fluorescence Dynamics (NIH Resource), NIH Resource for Macromolecular Modeling and Bioinformatics, Center for Theoretical Astrophysics, Center for Complex Systems Research
'There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there. All great discoveries have involved such a leap. The important thing is not to stop questioning.'