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Michael Ware

Associate Professor

Office: N263 ESC
Phone: (801) 422-2186
Lab: (801) 422-2737
Email: warebyu.edu

Office Hours

  • Physics 121 office hours are right after class in our classroom.
  • If you need to talk to me privately, knock when I am in my office or email me to set up a specific time to meet

Professional Bio

Michael Ware joined the BYU Department of Physics and Astronomy in 2004. His research specialty is optics, including both ultra-high-intensity laser physics and quantum optics.  He enjoys working with students in both the classroom and the laboratory.  Prior to coming to BYU, he worked at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in the Quantum Optics metrology group where he helped develop standards for calibrating single-photon detctors.  Michael received his PhD from BYU in 2001.  He is the father of six children.


Specialty: Quantum Optics

Research Website: http://qoptics.byu.edu