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John Colton

Associate Professor

Office: N335 ESC
Phone: (801) 997-0572
Lab: (801) 422-5286
Cell: (801) 358-1970
Teaching Url: http://www.physics.byu.edu/faculty/colton/
Email: john_colton byu.edu

Office Hours

Spring/Summer 2018 schedule:

  • Available by appointment.

Meetings and Assignments

Spring/Summer 2018 schedule:

  • Mon 11 am-12 pm - ZnO research meeting, N288
  • Tue 9-11 am - REU meeting, N362
  • Wed 11 am-12 pm - research group meeting, N288
  • Fri 11 am-12 pm - research group meeting, N288
  • Fri 2-3 pm - occasional faculty meeting, N209

Out of town from Jul 4 - Jul 17.

 

Professional Bio

B.S. in Physics and B.S. in Mathematics, cum laude, BYU, 1994
M.S. in Physics, U.C. Berkeley, 1997
Ph.D. in Condensed Matter Physics, U.C. Berkeley, 2000
Postdoctoral Researcher, Naval Research Lab, 2000-2003
Assistant Professor, U.W. La Crosse, 2003-2007
Associate Professor, BYU, 2007 - present

Research

Specialty: Optical spectroscopy of semiconductors, with an emphasis in spin properties and semiconductor nanostructures

Research Website: http://www.physics.byu.edu/research/coltonlab/

Publications

Theses and Dissertations