Alice C. Quillen

Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627
Office: Bausch and Lomb Hall 424
Phone: 585-275-9625
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Alice's research includes observational, numerical and theoretical studies of active galactic nuclei, the dynamics of stars and gas in galaxies and the dynamics of exoplanets, moons, satellites, planetesimals and gas in circumstellar disks. She also works on particle integration codes and the transient dimming sky (light curves).

Graduate students


PHY235 Classical Mechanics (fall 2016)
PHY256 Computational Physics (spring 2016)
PHY411 Classical Mechanics and Chaotic Dynamics (fall 2015, 2013)
AST242 Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics (spring 2014)

PHY103 Physics of Music (fall 2014, 2010-2011, 2005-2008)
AST570 Solar System Dynamics (spring 2013, 2011, 2009)


Seminar Calendars