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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_coltonbyu.edu

Fall 2019 Teaching Schedule

HONRS 225 2:00p - 2:50p
MWF
202
MSRB
Physics 441 11:00a - 11:50a
MWF
C285
ESC
Physics 498

TBA
TBA

Office Hours

Spring 2019 office hours schedule

  • office hours available by request

Meetings and Assignments

Spring 2019 meetings schedule:

  • Tues 9-10 (or 11) am - REU meeting, not sure location
  • Wed 2-3 pm - research group meeting, N335

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