Bob Stein


      Name: Bob Stein
     Title: Professor Physics and Astronomy

     Email: stein@pa.msu.edu

     Phone: 517-355-9200 X2413
       Fax: 517-432-8802

   Address: Physics and Astronomy Department
            Michigan State University
            East Lansing, MI 48824

    Office: 3266 Biomedical-Physical Sciences Building


Research:

My main research interests are three-dimensional simulations of convection and magneto-convection in the sun, and one-dimensional radiation-hydrodynamics of waves and non-equilibrium radiation in the solar atmosphere.

Teaching:

I teach a general education astronomy course, Visions of the Universe, ISP 205, and advanced undergraduate and graduate courses on Stars, AST 304, and Radiation Astrophysics, AST 810.
My courses:
 * Visions of the Universe - ISP 205
 * Stars - AST 304
 * Radiation Astrophysics - AST 810
 * Stellar Astrophysics - AST 840
Full Astronomy and Physics Course List:

Dancing:

I enjoy a wide variety of dancing : contras and squares, english, scandinavian and balkan. I also call contra and traditional square dances.

In the Lansing area we have contra and square dances on the first and third Saturdays of each Month from September through June usually at the Central United Methodist Church, 215 N. Capitol Ave. Lansing.

For information on dances see the dance calendar or call: The Ten Pound Fiddle Hot Line 517-337-7744 and the Michigan Dance Hotline 734-332-9024.

Pictures from the wonderful, third Great Lakes Folk Festival.

Family:

Trips:

Interesting Links

 * Astronomy
 * Computing
 * Dancing
 * Music
 * My Hot List/Bookmarks
 * The Web

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