Post Docs: 35
Under Grads: 80
Accelerator Physics, Astronomy and Astrophysics,
Atomic Physics, Condensed Matter,
Nuclear Experimental, Nuclear Theoretical, Particle Physics,
Quantum Optics, Relativistic Heavy Ion Physics, X-Ray Physics
Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics, Nuclear Structure Laboratory, Nanofabrication Laboratory, Molecular Beam Epitaxy Laboratory, Low-Temperature Laboratory, Laser Teaching Laboratory. Stony Brook faculty and students participate in research at Brookhaven National Laboratory, 16 miles away; in particular Stony Brook has major research facilities at the Brookhaven Sychrotron Light Sourse and the RHIC heavy ion accelerator. Other research projects exist at CERN, KEK, FNAL.
'There is no inductive method which could lead to the fundamental concepts of physics. Failure to understand this fact constituted the basic philosophical error of so many investigators of the nineteenth century.'