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Physics Department

Location: 180-204
Phone: (805) 619-5106
Fax: (805) 756-2435
Chair: Karl Saunders

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Sean Echols

Sean Echols

Sean Echols

Senior Lecturer

Office: 25-200
Phone: 805.756.1692


  • Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz, 2009
  • M.S., University of California, Santa Cruz, 2005
  • B.A., Hampshire College, 2003

Research Interests

  • Cosmology
  • Grand Unified Theories (GUTs)
  • String Theory & Quantum Gravity
  • Computational Physics
  • Liquid Crystal Theory


If you'd like to find out more information about me or my research interests, please contact me using my email address.




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