Welcome to the home page for Robert N. Oerter. Current course web pages:

The Standard Model of Elementary Particles is the best current theory for understanding the structure and interactions of matter. The Theory of Almost Everything is my non-technical explanation of this theory for those who want to understand the rules by which the universe runs but don't want to go to graduate school in physics.
Some good websites about elementary particles and modern physics:

String theory is an exciting new approach to understanding the basic forces of the universe. Here are some resources for those interested in learning more about strings:

The Theory of Evolution is still under attack from some people with a religious agenda.

© 2003, R. N. Oerter
Physics & Astronomy Department, George Mason University
R. N. Oerter, roerter@gmu.edu