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Six Ideas That Shaped Physics (2002)

Current Position

Professor of Physics
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Pomona College
610 N College Ave
Claremont, CA 91711

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Phone: 909-621-8726
Fax: 909-621-8463

Scholarly Interests

Gravitational waves, physics education, fundamentals of quantum mechanics, solar energy, science and religion.


B.A. Carleton College (1976)
M. Phil. Yale University (1978)
Ph. D. Yale University (1981)

Curriculum Vitae


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Current Courses (Fall 09)

Physics 70 (Spacetime, Quanta, and Entropy), a course for freshmen
Physics 170 (Quantum Mechanics)

Office Hours (Millikan 129)