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Physics Department

Location: 180-204
Phone: (805) 756-2448
Fax: (805) 756-2435
Email: physics@calpoly.edu
Chair: Robert Echols

 

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General Relativity, Gravitation, and Black Holes

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A simulated black hole of 10 solar masses as seen from a distance of 600 kilometers with the Milky Way in the background.
Image compliments of Ute Kraus, Physics education group Kraus, Universität Hildesheim, CC BY-SA 2.5

 

General Relativity, Gravitation, and Black Holes


Explore the mind-bending consequences of Einstein's theory of gravity and curved space-time.

 
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Steve Drasco

Steve Drasco

Assistant Professor

Email: sdrasco@calpoly.edu
Office: 180-511
Phone: 805.756.2458
Personal Webpage

Sean Echols

Sean Echols

Full-Time Lecturer

Email: sechols@calpoly.edu
Office: 25-200
Phone: 805.756.1692

Scott Fraser

Scott Fraser

Full-Time Lecturer

Email: scfraser@calpoly.edu
Office: 25-206
Phone: 805.756.2800

Matthew Mewes

Matthew Mewes

Assistant Professor

Email: mmewes@calpoly.edu
Office: 180-510
Phone: 805.756.2881
Personal Web Page

 

 

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