Kyle Forinash shares in Physics honors4th November 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–The American Physical Society (APS) has awarded its 2020 Excellence in Physics Education Award to the Open Source Physics (OSP) team, which includes Dr. Kyle Forinash, emeritus professor of physics at IU Southeast. Launched in 2002, OSP is an international group of 18 physics educators working to provide high-quality computer-based …


IU Southeast physics professor becomes first in Indiana to receive prestigious Millikan Medal12th March 2018

By Rachel Terlep Dr. Kyle Forinash, professor emeritus of physics at Indiana University Southeast, will become the first educator in the state of Indiana to receive the Robert A. Millikan Medal. The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) established the Millikan Medal in 1962 and awards it on an annual basis to educators who have …


Kyle Forinash applies physics to environmental issues in new book13th July 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—The timing couldn’t be better for the appearance of Physics and the Environment, the new book by Kyle Forinash III, professor of physics at IU Southeast. While humanity suffers through another hottest year on record, glacial and polar melt accelerates, biodiversity craters and storms increase in number and ferocity, policymakers …


Interactive book by IU Southeast physics professor Kyle Forinash debuts on iTunes7th February 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)―What does a sound look like? Books on sound usually provide graphs or illustrations of vibrational waves over time, but to the student trying to understand what actually happens when sound is being made, this approach is not always that helpful. Now IU Southeast Professor of Physics, Kyle Forinash III …


Adjunct physics faculty Laura Swessel is part of historic T. rex excavation team9th September 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Last month the discovery of a Tyrannosaurus rex fossil in Montana made headlines around the world. Laura Swessel, adjunct lecturer in physics at IU Southeast, had advance notice—she helped to excavate it. Now DIG this Swessel was one of 30 educators selected this year to take part in the Discoveries …

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What’s New: B.A. in Physics5th November 2015

What’s new at IU Southeast? The new B.A. in physics, giving IU Southeast a comprehensive array of undergraduate science degree programs. When is it offered? Beginning Fall 2016. What does it look like? Physics tells us how the world works. The major requirements include credits in physics, mathematics, chemistry and computer science besides general education …


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