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I teach physics at Fullerton College, a community college in Southern California. I have an undergrad degree in math and physics from Berkeley and a PhD in physics from Yale. Back when I was doing research, my field was experimental low-energy nuclear physics.


Nov
21
answered Definition of the quality $(Q)$ factor?
Nov
20
answered What does the exponential decay constant depend on?
Nov
20
answered Does light slow down (for an external observer) as it approaches the event horizon?
Nov
19
answered How is strong time dilation consistent with weak tidal forces?
Nov
19
answered What does it mean to say that “6 tons of dark energy would be found within the radius of Pluto's orbit”?
Nov
18
answered Why are the dineutron and diproton unbound?
Nov
18
answered Why inversion of wave for rope fixed at one end?
Nov
18
answered Can time be calculated without actually involving any matter?
Nov
18
answered How to theoretically define a concrete operation to perform in order to measure the length of an object?
Nov
18
answered Are Wormholes predicted by the theory of general relativity?
Nov
18
asked No-hair theorems for naked singularities?
Nov
16
answered Why isn't our universe symmetric?
Nov
15
answered From a particle's point of view is his temperature absolute zero
Nov
15
answered Does rotation increase mass?
Nov
14
answered Can black holes form in a finite amount of time?
Nov
14
answered How long is a second in zero gravity?
Nov
14
answered Does space-time cause time dilation at relativistic speeds?
Nov
13
answered Why does an atom remain uncharged after emission of an alpha particle?
Nov
13
asked Are relative phases observable for identical particles but not for non-identical ones?
Nov
13
answered How to describe arbitrary accelerations in special relativity