Thomas M. Christensen

Dr. Tom Christensen is a Professor in the Department of Physics and Energy Science at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. He is serving as Co-Director of the UCCSTeach program.  On July 1, 2017, he will become the Provost. Tom has taught a wide variety of courses and has won both the college and campus-wide teaching awards. His research interests are in experimental surface and thin film physics. He conducts workshops and short courses on a variety of topics in vacuum and thin film technology.

Department of Physics and Energy Science
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

 
  • telephone:
  • FAX:

 

  • 719-255-3063
  • 719-255-3013

email:tchriste@uccs.edu

OCSE B-423

Spring 2017 Teaching Schedule:

Time

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

8:00 - 9:15


PES 4720

PES 4720
 

9:25 - 10:40


Office Hrs

Office Hrs
 

10:50 - 12:05





Meeting

12:15 - 1:30

Meeting
Meeting

Meeting

1:40 - 2:55



 


3:05 - 4:20




 
 

4:30 - 5:45





 

additional office hours by appointment

Academic Background

Publications list

Research Interests

  • experimental surface and thin film physics
  • corrosion and oxidation
  • optical properties of solids and rough surfaces
  • ellipsometry, Auger electron spectroscopy, X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy

Research Projects

Curriculum Vitae

Other Links


last updated: January 19, 2017 (NOTE: some of the linked pages still need to be updated!)

comments?: email:tchriste@uccs.edu