iPhone/iPad Apps for Science and Engineering

Physics Apps

Physics Today

Price: FREE

Physics Today, the flagship publication of the American Institute of Physics (AIP), is the most influential and closely followed physics magazine in the world. With authoritative features, full news coverage and analysis, and fresh perspectives on technological advances and groundbreaking research, Physics Today informs readers about the physical sciences and their role in society.

IEEE Mobile App

Price: FREE

Stay up-to-date with the latest news from IEEE Spectrum, IEEE The Institute, etc, locate IEEE colleagues nearby and view their profiles.


Price: FREE

Get notified on the latest IEEE research in your fields of interest with your existing IEEE Member or Personal account. Links to full-text documents on IEEE Xplore (may require subscription)


Price: FREE

IEEE.tv is an award-winning, online video network made possible by the members of IEEE. We produce and deliver special-interest programming about technology and engineering for the benefit of members and the general public.

SPIE Conferences and Exhibitions App

Price: FREE

Detailed information (presentations, special events, courses, people, exhibitors, and more) for every SPIE conference.

The Particle Adventure by the Particle Data Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Price: FREE

The Particle Adventure is an interactive introduction to the world of quarks, the Higgs boson, neutrinos, antimatter, the fundamental forces, extra dimensions, dark matter, accelerators and particle detectors.

General Science Apps

Science Glossary

Price: FREE

Contains scientific terms, some of which lead to learning modules on visionlearning.com


Price: FREE

LabTimer is a count-up and alarming count-down multi-timer.