Access to Physics Space

Access to Physics Space

Please follow these guidelines as we work to maintain a safe environment in our buildings during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Access Controller 
Carlos Bustamante
151 Physics North (formerly Le Conte Hall)
510 643-0802
(handles day to day transactions)

Lead Controller
Anthony Vitan 
158 Physics North (formerly Le Conte Hall)


General Information

  • All access documents and general questions must be emailed to:
  • Access Transition Hours: By appointment only.  No DROP INS.
  • All persons requesting access must have a campus Cal ID card.  No exceptions
  • All metal keys require a $20.00 deposit
  • All access transactions will be scheduled by Carlos Bustamante.  There will be no drop in transactions.  
  • Physics Space includes Birge Hall, Physics North-South and some spaces of Campbell (Lower Level, 3rd and 4th FLR)


Required Supplemental Documents for Access during COVID Restricted Access


Required Documents for working in an experimental research lab or teaching lab (including GSI’s)


Required Documents for those who need standard building access (non-lab)


Liquid Nitrogen Access (undergrads may not have access to system)


Physics Reading Room

Access to the Physics Reading Room must be authorized by Claudia Trujillo in 376 Physics North, Kathleen Cooney in 374, or Anna Hilke in 368.  Please visit them if you desire access to this space.
(Not currently open for use due to COVID Restrictions)


Student Shop Access 

Please see Jess Lopez in the student shop (Room 102 Physics North) for access. 
(Not currently open for student use due to COVID Restrictions)