Physics - Prof. Ilkka Koskelo

Contact info:

Office: 7312
koskelo {at} smccd {dot} edu
Office hours:
see schedule below

My Fall 2014 schedule


Fall 2014 courses:

P250 P270


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Science Lecture series - Mondays 4:30pm

Jobs / Internships / Scholarships / Events:
NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars Research Program
Summer Undergrad Research @ USC
National Optical Astronomy Observatory Internship @ Arizona
CS1337: Advanced Programming Workshop @ Skyline
Skyline College Scholarships
Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Summer Research @ Berkeley
Wave Fellows Research Internship @ Caltech
LAMAT Summer Research @ UCSC
Code Day Silicon Valley
Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship @ Dept of Energy
Scholarships Fall 2014
LEAP program for pre-meds @ Stanford
Undergraduate Women in Physics conference @UCSC
Astronomy Internship @ Chile (note: overlaps w/ Sp15 semester)
Transfer center workshop @ Skyline
Canada engineering student survey (pays $25): info / pre-survey
SFMTA Field Monitor Trainee position @ San Francisco
Lunch & movies for mental health @Skyline
Transfer Reps from various colleges @Skyline
Study abroad
Pre-health professions national conference @UC Davis
NASA internships for community college students
Pister Award & Scholarship (to UC Santa Cruz)
Engineering for Kids - part-time instructor
Pre-Medical Surgical Internship @UC Davis

Physics news/articles:

Electric eels
Guide to dimensions
Some of Earth's water predates Earth itself-- implications on alien life?
Physics experiment to determine if we're living in a 2D hologram
Cartoon: Label your axes
Cartoon: Abusing dimensional analysis
• Electric energy - windmills in Malawi: TED talk / Daily Show interview

Student Organizations:
• SMUD Solar Regatta Spring 2015
Society for Women Engineers (SWE)
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
Skyline Research Club
Honors club