Dan Styer

  • John & Marianne Schiffer Professor of Physics

Areas of Study

Education

  • BA, Swarthmore College, 1977
  • PhD, Cornell University, 1983

  • Statistical mechanics
  • Quantum mechanics
  • The use and abuse of computers in physics education.
     

  • Statistical mechanics
  • Chaos in quantum mechanics
  • Quantum mechanical time revivals

Fall 2021

Einstein and Relativity — PHYS 051
The Strange World of Quantum Mechanics — PHYS 052
Modern Physics — PHYS 212
Special Problems in Physics and Astronomy — PHYS 451

Spring 2022

Electricity, Magnetism and Thermodynamics — PHYS 111
Statistical Mechanics — PHYS 410
Special Problems in Physics and Astronomy — PHYS 451

News

This Week in Photos: A Classy View

March 19, 2021

Professor Todd Ganson’s problems of philosophy class in the Peters Hall Language Lab serves as inspiration for this week’s photo series.