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Shane Burns

Professor of Physics

Office: 220 Barnes Science Center
Phone: 719.389.6580
Colorado College
Department of Physics
14 E. Cache La Poudre Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Education: B.A., UC San Diego, 1979
Ph.D., UC Berkeley, 1985
Research Interests: Astronomy and Cosmology
My primary research interest is in using supernovae to measure cosmological parameters. I collaborate with the Supernova Cosmology Project. Saul Perlmutter, the leader of the Supernova Cosmology Project, was awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics.
Selected Publications
Other Interests: Scientific Computing, Environmental Science, Mountaineering, Backcountry Skiing
Computing Resources: Scientific Computing Toolbox
Linear Fitting with Python
Mac OS X Unix Tutorial
A Very Short Introduction to LaTeX
Personal Website: Shane and Stormy's Website


Fall 2018

Spring 2019