Phone: (510) 723-7468
Office: Room 2013

My schedule for Spring 2017

Office Hour Summary (in my office #2013, the planetarium (1902)
or the Physics labs or study area 1808)

Monday/Wednesday 12 Noon - 1:00 PM
Friday 12:30 - 1:30 PM in Physics Lab 1806
Monday 5:30 - 6:30 PM
Tuesday/Thursday 3:00 - 4:00 PM

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Spring 2017 Classes

ADDs will not be issued until classes start, based on available space.  For oncampus classes, you must show up at both of the first two days of class to retain your spot on the roster. 

  • Physics 4B General Physics (for Scientists & Engineers) 
    Monday & Wednesday afternoons 2:30 - 4:20 PM for Lecture/Discussion, in 1803, and
    (Section 3: 31861)  Friday afternoon 1:30 - 4:20 PM for Lab, in 1806
    THIS SECTION IS FULL.  Waitlisted students should consider adding to the other open Physics 4B sections (30798 or 30789) 

  • Astronomy 10-ON1 (30488) The Solar System
    (ONLINE, with no required on-campus meetings)
    THIS SECTION IS FULL, and the waitlist is closed. No additional students will be added to the waitlist at this time.

    All pre-registered students MUST login to Blackboard, and make an initial post to the discussion board, by Friday 1/20 to retain their position on the roster.  After that, students will be added to the class based on their position on the CLASSweb waitlist, up to the capacity of the class.

  •  Astronomy 20-002 (32792) The Solar System
    Tuesday & Thursday mornings 10:30 - 11:45 AM in the Planetarium, room 1902

  •  Astronomy 20-003 (32793) The Solar System
    Tuesday & Thursday afternoons 1:30 - 2:45 PM in the Planetarium, room 1902

  • Astronomy 30-071 (31857) Astronomy Laboratory
    Monday evenings 6:30 - 9:20 PM in the physics labs (1810).


Committees and Other Links of Interest

Chabot Physics Club (for 2016-2017)!  *meets in 1806 or 1810 on the second/fourth Tuesdays (incl. 9/13, 9/27, etc.)

Chabot's Facilities Committee

Chabot's Technology Committee

Chabot's Committee On Online Learning (COOL) (Using REMIND to stay in touch with meetings and messages)

Using Mastering Physics & Mastering Astronomy - Exploring Diagnostic Data to Improve Student Success, & Correlating Student Success with Online Assignments

The Solar Dynamics Observatory Astronomy Lab: Using Data in the Classroom to do Real Science

Astronomy & Physics Faculty Prioritization Meeting Presentation

Rotary Club 2016

Program Reviews & Student/Course Learning Outcomes

Past Work