Areas of Specialization/ Research:
Designing, programming, coordinating and analyzing innovative computer simulations of complex molecular systems
Ph.D. in Physics from Kansas State University
B.S. in Physics from McGill University, Canada
Dr. Richard Zajac has successfully managed the development and integration of the computer-based physics lab and has developed computer methods of data acquisition simulation and visualization, using technology tools in an interactive learning environment. He has developed innovative pedagogical materials that led to the publication of a textbook and lab curriculum nationwide, as well as several papers presented to national audiences.