Centre College Faculty

Jim Kelly

James Kelly

• Assistant Professor of Physics

Phone: 859-238-5915
E-mail: james.kelly@centre.edu
Office: Olin Hall—15

Jim Kelly is an assistant professor of physics who joined Centre's faculty in 2008. Before coming to Centre, he taught mathematics and physics at Bellevue College in Washington and mathematics at the University of Washington. He was a staff scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Lincoln Laboratory, and he was a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Wisconsin's Institute for Phenomenology.

Kelly's academic interests include radar signal and image processing, nonlinear dynamics and fractal geometry, mathematical physics and particle physics. His articles have been published in Physical Review, Physics Letters, and Inverse Problems.

He graduated from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, with a B.S. in physics. He then earned his Ph.D. in physics from the University of California at Davis and later an M.S. in mathematics from the University of Washington.

File last updated: 5/1/13