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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.


Oct
11
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to find the compression of a spring attached to an object
Aug
10
reviewed No Action Needed Magnitude of New Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
Aug
10
reviewed Approve suggested edit on molecular-dynamics tag wiki excerpt
Aug
10
reviewed No Action Needed When the sun's magnetic field reverses, how can “the north pole (have) already (…) reversed, and (we are) waiting for the south pole to catch-up”?
Aug
10
reviewed Leave Open How do Einstein's field equations come out of string theory?
Aug
9
reviewed Close Definition: Coupling
Aug
4
reviewed Close How do we measure a quantum system properties? (length, mass and time)
Aug
4
reviewed Close Regarding space launch hazard and near earth debris
Aug
4
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Time evolution of the worldlines of 2 particles
Aug
4
reviewed Approve suggested edit on aether tag wiki excerpt
Aug
4
reviewed Reject suggested edit on About an upside down cup of water against atmosphere pressure
Aug
4
reviewed Approve suggested edit on error-analysis tag wiki excerpt
Aug
4
reviewed Leave Closed Can electromagnetic radiation (i.e. photons) produce gravity?
Aug
4
reviewed Leave Closed References for ADM formalism and cosmological perturbation theory
Aug
4
reviewed Close Determing aperture size for space-based-solar-power laser transmitter
Jul
27
reviewed Reject suggested edit on How sound intensity (dB) and sound pressure level (dB) are related?
Jul
27
reviewed Approve suggested edit on research-level tag wiki
Jul
27
reviewed No Action Needed Why is AC more “dangerous” than DC?
Jul
27
reviewed No Action Needed Do volcano blast changes earth's course?
Jul
27
reviewed No Action Needed Derivation of polytropic process equation