Timothy Boyer

Professor-Graduate Advisor

Main Affiliation

Physics

Areas of Expertise/Research

Building

Marshak Science Building

Office

331

Phone

212-650-5585

Tiimothy Boyer

Timothy Boyer

Profile

1968-70 University of Maryland, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Theoretical Physics
1970-74 City College of New York, Assistant Professor
1974-80 City College of New York, Associate Professor
1980-present, City College of New York, Professor

Education

B.A., Yale Univ.; M.A., Harvard Univ., Ph.D

Courses Taught

Mechanics
General Physics
Electromagnetism
Physics of Environment
Quantum Mechanics
Modern Physics
Theoretical Physics

Research Interests

Theoretical Physics

Publications

arXiv.org

Timothy H. Boyer Examples and comments related to relativity controversies, American Journal of Physics, 80, 962-971 (2012).
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Timothy H. Boyer Is Planck's constant h a "quantum" constant? An alternative classical interpretation, Physical Mathematics Seminar at MIT, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2012).
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Timothy H. Boyer The Blackbody Radiation Spectrum Follows from Zero-Point Radiation and the Structure of Relativistic Spacetime, Foundations of Physics, 42, 595-614 (2012) doi:10.1007/s10701-012-9628-x (2012).
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Boyer, Timothy H. Classical physics of thermal scalar radiation in two spacetime dimensions, American Journal of Physics, 79, 644-657 (2011).
CCNY Authors assigned: Boyer, Timothy H.


Boyer T H Any classical description of nature requires classical electromagnetic zero-point radiation, American Journal of Physics, 79, 1163-1168 (2011).
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Timothy Boyer Blackbody...zero-point radiation, Foundations of Physics, 40, 1102-1116 (2010).
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Timothy H. Boyer Derivation of the Planck spectrum for relativistic classical scalar radiation from thermal equilibrium in an accelerating frame, Physical Review D, 81, 105024 (2010).
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Timothy H. Boyer Illustrating some implications of the conservation laws in relativistic mechanics, American Journal of Physics, 77, 562-569 (2009) (2009).
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Timothy H. Boyer Comment on Experiments Related to the Aharonov-Bohm Phase Shift, Foundations of Physics, vol. 38, pp498-505 (2008).
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Timothy H.Boyer Concerning 'hidden momentum', American Journal of Physics, vol. 76, pp.190-191 (2008).
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Boyer T.H. Connecting Blackbody Radiaton, Relativity and Discrete Charge in Classical Electrodynamics, Journal of Phys., 37, 999-1026 (2007).
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Boyer T.H. Scaling Symmetries of Scatterers of Classical Zero-Point Radiation, Journal of Phys. A: Math. Theor., 40, 635-9642 (2007).
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Boyer, T. H. Proposed experimental test for the paradoxical forces associated with the Aharonov-Bohm phase shift, Found. Phys. Letters, (2006).
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Boyer, T. H. Connecting linear momentum and energy for electromagnetic systems, Am. J. Phys., (2006).
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Boyer, T. H. Blackbody radiation, conformal symmetry, and the mismatch between classical mechanics and electromagnetism, J. Phys. A, 38: 1807-1821 (2005).
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Boyer, T. H. Illustrations of the relativistic conservation law for the center of energy, Am. J. Phys., 75: 953-961 (2005).
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Boyer, T. H. Relativity, energy flow, and hidden momentum, Am. J. Phys., 73: 1184-1185 (2005).
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