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Larry Cain

Physics Professor at Davidson College

About Me

Larry Cain has taught physics at Davidson College since 1978. He served as department chair for 18 years, has won several teaching awards and is a Fellow of the American Physical Society. He has produced numerous experimental research papers with his undergraduate students and has participated in the development of interactive curricular materials for physics instruction. For the last seventeen years he has been involved with the AP® Physics program. He has served as a reader and table leader, as chair of the AP® Physics Test Development Committee and the AP® Physics C Development Committee, as co-chair of the AP® Physics Redesign Committee which proposed the split of AP® Physics B into AP® Physics 1 and 2, and as a member of the Physics 2 Curriculum Development and Assessment and Development Committees.

Courses and Programs taught by Larry Cain