Ted von Hippel

Professor of Physics and Astronomy and Director of the Physical Sciences Department Observatory
Physical Sciences Department
Daytona College of Arts & Sciences
Daytona Beach campus

Office Hours

Tues, Wed, & Thur 2:00-3:30pm, and by appointment

Areas of Expertise

Observational Astronomy, Star Formation History of the Galaxy, Stellar Evolution, White Dwarfs, Research Funding Policy


  • Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in Astronomy, University of Michigan System : Ann Arbor
  • M.S. - Master of Science in Astronomy, University of Michigan System : Ann Arbor
  • B.A. - Bachelor of Arts in Physics, Dartmouth College

  • PS 113: Introductory Physics I


• Joy of Science (PS 116)

• Technical Physics II (PS 104)

• Physics II for Engineers (PS 160)

• Astronomy (PS 224 / PS 301)

• Introductory Astronomy and Astrophysics I (PS 316)

• Astrophysics I (PS 401 / EP 595E)

• Astrophysics II (PS 408 / EP 5508)

• Observational Astronomy (EP 425 / EP 525)

• Special Topics (independent study at PS 299, PS 399, PS 499, EP 699 levels)

• Thesis Research (EP 700)



For full access to my refereed journal articles please see the "External Links" section above.