Professor of Physics and Director of the Maine Center for Research in STEM Education
Office: 104 Bennett Hall (206 York Complex #1)
Phone: (207)581-1019; (207)581-4678
My research revolves around theoretical condensed matter physics; phase transitions and critical phenomena; spin glasses, amorphous magnetism, quenched disorder; nonlinear systems and chaos; pattern formation; phase transitions in non-equilibrium systems; models of lateral organization in biological membranes; science education; student learning in science.
Some of my main research foci are:
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