Tom McClain Visiting Instructor of Physics

Tom McClain

Howe Hall 207
540.458.8294
mcclaint@wlu.edu

Education

Ph.D. in Physics - University of Texas at Austin (ABD)
M.Eng. in Engineering Physics - Cornell University
B.S. in Physics - Stanford University
A.B. in History - Stanford University

Research

Quantum theories of gravity, gravitational wave astronomy, philosophy of physics, mobile and cloud-based physics simulations for education.

Teaching

PHYS 111A - General Physics I for First Years (Fall)
PHYS 113 - General Physics I Lab (Fall)
Electricity and Magnetism for Non-Scientists (at the University of Texas at Austin)
General Relativity (at the University of Texas at Austin)