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Ruth Chabay

Professor Emeritus

Riddick Hall 400E


Professor Chabay received her PhD from the University of Illinois in 1975 and joined the NC State Department of Physics in 2002.

Area(s) of Expertise

Her research at NC State has been in physics education. She has authored, along with Bruce Sherwood, the textbook Matter & Interactions, which presents a restructured approach to the teaching of the first course in university physics, in addition to numerous research papers.


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