Physics and Astronomy
Department Chair:
Stephen FitzGerald

Administrative Assistant:
Diane Doman

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8330
Fax: (440) 775-6379

Wright Laboratory of Physics
110 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Jason Stalnaker

Jason Stalnaker

Associate Professor

Contact Information


Wright Laboratory 213
(440) 775-8336

Personal Office Hours:
Tuesday 10 - 11 am Wednesday 11 am - 12 pm

Jason Stalnaker

Jason Stalnaker

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, University California Berkeley, 1998
  • Master of Arts, University California Berkeley, 2000
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University California Berkeley, 2005

Recent Courses:

  • Physics 058: The Charm and Strangeness of Particle Physics
  • Physics 110: Mechanics and Relativity Workshop/Labs
  • Physics 111: Electricity, Magnetism, & Thermodynamics
  • Physics 104: Elementary Physics II Labs
  • Physics 316: Optics
  • Physics 311: Electricity and Magnetism



My research interests include precision atomic spectroscopy, femtosecond frequency combs, atomic clocks and magnetometers. I am currently setting up a lab for precision atomic spectroscopy utilizing a femtosecond frequency comb.


National Research Council Post-doctoral Fellow 2005-2007

Optical Frequency Measurements Group
National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder Colorado

Ph.D. in Physics University of California at Berkeley 2005

Dissertation Title: Progress Towards Parity Nonconservation in Ytterbium
Thesis Advisors: Dmitry Budker and Stuart Freedman

M.A. in Physics University of California at Berkeley 2000
B.A. in Physics University of California at Berkeley 1998