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Charles Wilton
Charles Wilton
Lecturer of Physics|Physics
Charles Wilton
Office Location
Margaret A. Cargill Natural Sciences and Health Building, 441
Office Hours
  • Tues 10 – Noon, Thu Noon – 2, or by appointment. I can often be found in the building and available to speak with you except when I am teaching. I am happy to help you with any questions or concerns you may have.
Class Schedules
  • PHY 365 (Mon/Wed/Fri: 9:20 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.)
  • PHY 365
  • M.S. Physics (astrophysics), University of Wyoming, 1995
  • B.A. Physics and Philosophy, Colby College, 1984
Publications & Works
  • “Characteristics of the on-orbit background of the Chandra x-ray observatory high-resolution camera” (with Michael Juda et al.), 2003, X-Ray and Gamma-Ray Telescopes and Instruments for Astronomy: Proceedings of the SPIE, 4851, 112.

    “In-flight performance and calibration of the Chandra high-resolution camera imager” (with Almus Kenter et al.), 2000, X-Ray Optics, Instruments, and Missions III: Proceedings of the SPIE, 4012, 467.

    “Morphology and Composition of Five Dwarf Irregular Galaxies” 1995, M.S. Thesis, University of Wyoming.

    “Where galaxies collide – I. NGC 3077 and star formation in the M81 system” (with Harley A. Thronson and Amy Ksir), 1991, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 252, 543.

    “Small Galactic HII Regions – II. The Molecular Clouds and Star Formation” (with Deidre A. Hunter and Harley A. Thronson), 1990, Astronomical Journal, 100, 1915.

    “Analysis of the IRAS Low Dispersion Spectra of Carbon and M Variable Stars” (with Irene R. Little-Marenin) in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems and the Sun: Proceedings of the Fourth Cambridge Workshop, eds. M. Zeilik and D. M. Gibson, 1986, p. 420.