David S. Abbott
Instructional Support Specialist
Campus Address: Science Building 479
Ph.D., North Carolina State University, Physics (2003)
Evaluating and improving learning and instruction in the physics classroom are David's primary professional interests. David's doctoral research was on student understanding of measurement and uncertainty and David continues to be especially interested in student learning in the laboratory environment.
Selected Publications, Grants, etc.:
Ari Hamalainen and David Abbott (2010), "Using a Force Probe to Study Transverse Pulses and Reflections on a Plucked Elastic Cord." The Physics Teacher, 48, (6) 368-369.
Playing music, playing basketball, and working on his house.