Curriculum Vitae - Eric Ian Barnes

Born: August 14, 1973, Joliet, Illinois, U.S.A.
Address: University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Department of Physics
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: (608) 785-8437
E-mail: barnes.eric_at_uwlax.edu

Education

Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Ph.D. (Physics), 2001

Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
M.S. (Physics), 1998

Northeast Missouri State University, Kirksville, Missouri
B.S. (Physics), 1995

Teaching Experience

Fundamental Physics I/II (PHY 103 & 104, algebra-based introductory physics sequence)
General Physics I/II (PHY 203 & 204, calculus-based introductory sequence)
Solar System Astronomy (PHY 155, introductory astronomy)
Electrodynamics (PHY 332)
Thermodynamics (PHY 343)
Computational Physics (PHY 374)
Advanced Computational Physics (PHY 474)
Capstone in Physics (PHY 491, assessment course for senior physics majors)

Research Experience

Postdoctoral Researcher, Rutgers University, 2001-2004
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Minnesota, 2004-2006
NASA ATP, "Constraining Physically Motivated Equilibria of Dark Matter Halos", $154,301, 2/2007-2/2011
Proposal reviewer - NASA Astrophysics Theory Program, NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program
Peer reviewer - ApJ, MNRAS

Student Research Assistants

Paul Lanzel, 2007-2009
Justin Hare, 2008
Amanda Alexander, 2008-2009
Chintan Modi, 2009
Jesse Stout, 2009
Mike Chapman, 2010
Melissa Wheeler, 2010-2011
Sam Marks, 2010-2011
Cody Hunt, 2010-present
Colin Egerer, 2012-present

Research Interests

The formation and evolution of galaxies
Galaxy dynamics & dark matter
Nonaxisymmetric galaxies

Affiliations

American Astronomical Society
AAS Division on Dynamical Astronomy
American Association of Physics Teachers

Bibliography

Service

References

Dr. Jerry Sellwood
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Rutgers University
Piscataway, NJ 08854
sellwood@physics.rutgers.edu
732-445-5287

Dr. Liliya L. R. Williams
Department of Astronomy
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN 55455
llrw@astro.umn.edu
612-624-1084

Dr. Gubbi Sudhakaran
Department of Physics, Chair
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
La Crosse, WI 54601
sudhakar.gubb@uwlax.edu
608-785-8431