Department of Physics & Earth Science

Dr. Brian Thompson

Dr. D. Brian Thompson 

Professor of Physics

Education:
B.S. Kentucky Wesleyan College 1987
M.S. University of Kentucky 1990
Ph.D. University of Kentucky 1994

 

 

Office: 219 Floyd Science Building
Telephone: (256) 765-4881
Fax: (256) 765-4795
E-mail: dbthompson@una.edu
Personal Website: Brian's Website.

Brian joined the UNA faculty in 1999 after working at synchrotron radiation laboratories in the United States, England, and Italy. Recently, he built an "optical tweezers" to trap micron-sized particles. Brian teaches courses in Introductory Physics, Technical Physics, Classical Physics, Electromagnetism, and the Intermediate Physics laboratory.