The Columbia Physics Department participates in a number of specialized research centers and laboratories both on-campus and off-campus. The department administers or co-administers the following laboratory centers, each with its own research facilities:
The Columbia Radiation Laboratory presently supports multi-disciplinary research in the Departments of Physics, Chemistry, Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics, and Chemical Engineering.
Additional research facilities available to Columbia Physics Department affiliates include:
The Columbia Physics Department maintains close links with many other departments (through joint faculty appointments and direct and significant faculty research collaboration). Affiliated departments include: