Sr. Lab Coordinator, Associate Director of UWG Observatory

Biography

Ben Jenkins is the Sr. Lab Coordinator for the Department of Physics and Associate Director of the Observatory. He holds a B.S. from University of West Georgia (2010) in Physics and a M.S. Physics with a concentration in Astronomy from Georgia State University (2011). His areas of interest include spectral studies of variable stars and the Sun. He has also studied binary star systems, star systems with Exoplanets and spent time as an undergraduate researching renewable energy alternatives. Undergraduate students who wish to work on astronomical research projects are welcome to work with Mr. Jenkins.

  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 03
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 04
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 03
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: L2R
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 03
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 04
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 05
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 06
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 07
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 08
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 09
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 10
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 11
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 12
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 13

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 03
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 03
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 03
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 04
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 05
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 06
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 07
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 08
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 09
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 10
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 11
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 12
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 13

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 03
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 04
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 03
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: LXR
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: L2R
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 03
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 04
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 05
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 06
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 07
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 08
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 09
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 11
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 12
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 13

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 03
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 03
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 04
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 05
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 06
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 07
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 08
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 09
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 10
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 11
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 12
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 13

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 03
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 04
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 03
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 03
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 04
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 05
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 06
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 07
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 08
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 09
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 10
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 11
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 12
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 13

    Spring 2015 Sections

    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 03
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 03
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 04
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 05
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 06
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 07
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 08
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 09
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 10
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 11
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 12
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 13

    Fall 2014 Sections

    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 03
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 04
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112L (Lab for PHYS 1112) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211L (Lab for PHYS 2211) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2212L (Lab for PHYS 2212) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 01
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 02
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 03
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 04
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 05
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 06
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 07
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 08
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 09
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 10
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 11
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 12
    • ASTR-2313L (Astronomy Laboratory) Section: 13

    Summer 2014 Sections

    • PHYS-1111 (Introductory Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1111L (Lab for Phys 1111) Section: 01