Laura Degroot

Visiting Assistant Professor - Physics

Office: Taylor 112
Phone: 330-287-1974


  • B.S., Michigan State University, 2009
  • M.S., University of California Riverside, 2011
  • Ph.D., University of California Riverside, 2015

Courses Taught

  • Calculus Physics
  • Mechanics
  • Astrophysics
  • Physics Revolutions

Research Interests

Galaxy morphology, astrophysics

Recently Advised Senior  Theses

Nathaniel Moore (Physics and Political Science), Local Analogues: Comparing a 12-inch Telescope to the Hubble, 2018