• 1056 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
1982 …2022
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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, SUNY at Stony Brook

… → 1985

MA, SUNY at Stony Brook

… → 1980

BA, Columbia University

… → 1974

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students Physics & Astronomy
physics Physics & Astronomy
education Physics & Astronomy
learning Physics & Astronomy
stopping Physics & Astronomy
Fermi liquids Physics & Astronomy
approximation Physics & Astronomy
calculus Physics & Astronomy

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Research Output 1982 2017

  • 1056 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
  • 32 Article
  • 5 Conference contribution
  • 1 Editorial
4 Citations (Scopus)

The past and future of physics education reform

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

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

harbors
students
education
physics
9 Citations (Scopus)

100 years of attempts to transform physics education

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

physics
education
instructors
reform
teacher
16 Citations (Scopus)

A brief history of physics education in the United States

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

education
histories
physics
personality
13 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biology
statistical mechanics
resources
education
chemistry

The authors respond

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Projects 2008 2022