Kyle Forinash, PhD.
kforinas @ ius.edu
My Office: (812) 941-2039
School of Natural Science: (812) 941-2284
SNS Fax: (812) 941-2637
Office: Physical Sciences 101B
Office hours, 2013:
M 11:00 - 1:15
W 11:00 - 1:15 and 2:30 - 3:45 PM
I am around other times; if my door is open, come on in!
Mailing Address: School of Natural Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN. 47150.
Syllabi for Spring, 2015:
: Physics in the Modern World.
: Basic Physics of Sound.
Manual in PDF
Schedule of P201 Labs
(due 2nd lab period).
Manual in PDF
Schedule of P221 Labs
for comments or other feedback.
Description and information about official
IUS Classroom Policies
concerning class attendance, sexual harassment, plagiarism, disabled students and more.
IUS Physics Homepage
Research and Creative Achievements:
Foundations of Environmental Physics; Understanding Energy Use and Human Impacts
, Kyle Forinash (Island Press, July 2010). Available on Amazon.
Collected list of
for classroom use.
, mostly on environmental issues.
Power Point talks:
Ending the Fossil Fuel Addiction; What will it take?
On Climate Change:
What do we know about climate?
Web page summary on
Summary of pedagogical work
(Distance Education, On-line Laboratories, Web Development, Mobile Devices).
ideas for using cell phones for data collection
created by Ray Wisman and myself.
On-line interactive textbooks:
Sound: An Interactive eBook
Waves: An Interactive Tutorial
Collected notes, links, references, syllabi and other resources for courses I have taught
List of all
Publications and Presentations
Dr. K. Forinash
, for comments/suggestions/corrections.