William Peterson

Yo soy assistant professor of physics at Augustana College.  These are the courses I will be teaching. The links go to a basic description of each course. My complete course content is posted on the Moodle site at Augustana College. Please email me if you would like additional information on any of my courses.

 Fall 2014
PHYS 101 Principles of Physics I
 Winter 2014-15    PHYS                   
Spring 2015 PHYS  

Please click on the links to find out more about my research. My research is supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF). You can follow this link to the grants page at the NSF website. My grant supports this work into the future. Please come talk to me if you are interested in working over the summer and/or during the school year in cutting edge research!

Please look at my CV for details on publications and student work.

I am also involved in a number of outside societies and organizations listed below. Follow the links for additional information.

American Physical Society (APS)
American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) and Illinois Section of AAPT (ISAAPT)
Sigma Xi
Advance Laboratory Physics Association (ALPhA)

Dr. William Peterson
Department of Physics
Augustana College
Rock Island, IL 61201

Office:  Science 121B
Phone:  309-794-3425

Last update:  November 12, 2014