Welcome to the Department of Physics website. Find information about our degree programs, our courses in physics, astronomy and physical science.
Find descriptions of our various research programs and laboratories, many of them involving undergraduates as well as graduate students and faculty. Our modern and well-equipped facilities are housed primarily in the Leon and Frances McDermott wing of the Dow Science Complex, with our observatory and associated astronomy facilities in Brooks Hall.
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at CMU from 1966 to 2009
B.A., Carleton College, 1963
M.S., Northwestern University, 1966
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1971