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The picture is of me and my (then puppy) dog, "Buddy Holly." He is now
about eighty pounds bigger than in the picture! Most of you will wish
go directly to the teaching link, but feel free to browse. The
information is for friends, but also for those students who are curious
what professors are "really like." In the research section, I
put an intuitive explanation of the nature of my research before
specific books and articles--I think the research mission of major
is the least understood part of an academic's job. I owe it to
as offspring of Colorado taxpayers and probably as future taxpayers
to explain this important function insofar as is possible. If you
have any ideas about how to improve this web page--even if you just
stand my background colors or fonts!-- e-mail me with your suggestions
(I'm new to this whole thing). Phil
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