Professional interests

    • Matter & Interactions: A calculus-based introductory physics curriculum with a contemporary perspective
    • VPython: Easy real-time 3D programming, based on the Python programming language
    • GlowScript: VPython in a web browser
    • A video with Ruth Chabay on Thinking Iteratively given on the occasion of our receiving the 2014 American Association of Physics Teachers Halliday and Resnick Award for Excellence in Undergradute Physics Teaching

Articles

  • Refraction and the speed of light
  • Missing Matter in the Physics Majors’ Curriculum, a talk at a meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers in Edmonton, August 2008.
  • Tracking Steps in Multistep Problems, a talk at a meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers in Salt Lake City, August 2005.
  • Sparks, a talk presented by Bruce Sherwood and Ruth Chabay at a meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers in Madison WI, August 2003.
  • Videos of a conference on the PLATO system

    Personal interests