I am a professor and chair of the physics department of the University of Richmond. I grew up in the Boston area and went to school at Princeton and Berkeley. After that, I taught at Bates College and at St. Cloud State University.
Most of these articles are written for specialists, but I have written some things for a more general readership, as listed on this page.
Finally, a non-scientific claim to fame: I was once quizzed on NPR by Puzzlemaster Will Shortz.