Physics Dept. Site Map
Daniel W. Koon's teaching page
Bewkes Hall 221
Dept. of Physics
St. Lawrence University
Canton, NY 13617 USA
: syllabi from years gone by.
Some recent student
Advanced Laboratory Projects
Hydrogen absorption in palladium
Muon flux and energy at sea level
Investigating Rayleigh scattering with a homemade video-camera spectrometer
Impedance spectroscopy of bananas
The optics of iridescent butterflies
Measurement of the resistivity and Hall weighting functions
The optics of ulexite ("TV rock")
Is polar bear hair fiber optic?
Fiber-optic position sensor
Introducing Physics to Nonmajors through Optics
(NSF DUE award #9551787)
Physics for Non-Science Majors: Strengthening the Laboratory Component at St. Lawrence
(NSF DUE #9051695)
Teaching physics in a combined lecture/lab format: Click here for some
I have written.
The Android Times
, an online magazine of science fiction written by my FYP/FYS students and me.
Global Science fiction webpages:
Cuban science fiction
Argentine science fiction
Science fiction from the ezine Axxón
Costa Rican science fiction
: resources for teachers of communications
: Some of my own
, mostly physics teaching applications.