Individual Author Record
Name: James KakaliosPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Other Audience: Adult; Born:
-- Website -- http://physicsofsuperheroes.com
-- James Kakalios on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=james+kakalios
Illinois ConnectionJames attended the University of Chicago where he earned his MS and then received his Ph. D. in 1986.
Biographical and Professional InformationJames Kakalios is the Taylor Distinguished Professor in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Minnesota, where he has taught since 1988, and where his class “Everything I Needed to Know About Physics I Learned from Reading Comic Books” is a popular freshman seminar.
- The Physics of Superheroes: Spectacular Second Edition, Gotham, 2009
- The Amazing Story of Quantum Mechanics: A Math-Free Exploration of the Science That Made Our World , Gotham, 2011