MSI Associate Fellow David Blank Profiled


An article about Professor David Blank (MSI Associate Fellow; Chemistry) on the College of Science and Engineering’s website highlights his outstanding teaching and his methods of inspiring his students to their best efforts. His teaching methods include his promise to do pushups if a student catches him in an error on the blackboard. Professor Blank studies thermodynamics and quantum mechanics. His research group uses MSI resources to simulate the nonlinear optical observables associated with their experimental work.