Eastern Michigan University
College of Arts and Sciences
Physics and Astronomy Department
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Marshall Thomsen


 104J Roosevelt Hall




Interests and Expertise

Research Interests include; Laser-Solid Interactions, Ethical Issues in Physics, Thermodynamics, and Statistical Mechanics of Model Magnetic Systems.


Beth Kubitskey and Marshall Thomsen. "Human Subjects Research and the Physics Classroom". Accepted for publication in Physics Teacher.

Marshall Thomsen. "The Ground State of XY Chains With Nearest and Next Nearest Neighbour Interactions". Philosophical Magazine 92: 160-167 (2012).

Marshall Thomsen. "NSF Ethics Education Requirements". Physics and Society 39 no. 3 pp. 20-21 (2010).

Gregory Bee, Katherine Ballentine, and Marshall Thomsen. "Realistic Problems Involving Thermal Conductivity". American Journal of Physics 76 970-974 (2008).

Marshall Thomsen. "A Course Treating Ethical Issues in Physics". Science and Engineering Ethics 13 117-127 (2007).