Personal profile

Education / Academic qualification

BA, Columbia University

… → 1974

MA, SUNY at Stony Brook

… → 1980

PHD, SUNY at Stony Brook

… → 1985

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physics Physics & Astronomy
students Physics & Astronomy
education Physics & Astronomy
approximation Physics & Astronomy
learning Physics & Astronomy
interactions Physics & Astronomy
stopping Physics & Astronomy
energy Physics & Astronomy

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Research Output 1982 2017

  • 798 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
  • 30 Article
  • 5 Conference contribution

The past and future of physics education reform

Otero, V. K. & Meltzer, D. E. May 1 2017 Physics Today, 70, 5, p. 50-56 7 p.

Research output: ResearchArticle

harbors
students
education
physics
2 Citations

100 years of attempts to transform physics education

Otero, V. K. & Meltzer, D. E. Dec 1 2016 In : Physics Teacher. 54, 9, p. 523-527 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

physics
education
reform
teacher
literature
7 Citations

A brief history of physics education in the United States

Meltzer, D. E. & Otero, V. K. May 1 2015 In : American Journal of Physics. 83, 5, p. 447-458 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

education
histories
physics
personality
8 Citations

Resource Letter TTSM-1: Teaching Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics in Introductory Physics, Chemistry, and Biology

Dreyfus, B. W., Geller, B. D., Meltzer, D. E. & Sawtelle, V. Jan 1 2015 In : American Journal of Physics. 83, 1, 1.4891673

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

biology
statistical mechanics
resources
education
chemistry

The authors respond

Meltzer, D. E. & Otero, V. K. Nov 1 2015 In : American Journal of Physics. 83, 11, p. 912 1 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Projects 2008 2018