Craig Looney

Craig Looney

Academic Title

Associate Professor, Physics

Additional Title

Department of Physics

Research Interests

  • Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics
  • Flipped Pedagogy

Research Summary

My early research involved the use of high pressure — thousands or even tens of thousands of atmospheres — to investigate superconductors and novel magnetic materials. My current interests include the interpretation of quantum mechanics and other issues at the intersection of science and philosophy.


  • Ph.D., Physics, Washington University in St. Louis
  • A.M., Physics, Washington University in St. Louis
  • B.S., Physics, Gonzaga University