Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Professor of Physics


Education

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Vanderbilt University 1991-1994
  • Ph.D. Physics, University of Illinois - Urbana/Champaign 1991
  • M.S. Physics, University of Illinois - Urbana/Champaign 1986
  • B.S. Physics, Brigham Young University 1985

Teaching Specialties

  • General and University Physics
  • Survey of Physics for the Health Professions
  • Modern Physics
  • Classical Mechanics
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Thermal Physics
  • Solid State Physics
  • Optics

Research Interests

  • Picosecond multiphoton laser excitation methods for molecular excitation 
  • Generation of tunable near-Fourier-transform-limited laser pulses
  • Production and characterization of solar cells
  • Biophysics

Affiliations

  • American Physical Society
  • Sigma Pi Sigma
  • Phi Kappa Phi