Jon D. Satko

Professor of Physics, Astronomy & Mathematics
(559) 791-2345         Room SM 211-K


Check out the Great Video of the Week:

Warp Speed Comparison



My office hours, Fall 2017

Monday 9:00 am - 9:30 am
Tuesday 9:10 am - 11:10 am
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:30 am
Thursday 9:10 am - 11:10 am
Friday ------

Links to my Fall 2017 classes:

Great Videos of the Week Archive


CU-Boulder Interactive Simulations

Related links:

VIDEO (16 minutes): Science demands a leap into the unknown

VIDEO (12 minutes): The World's Roundest Object

VIDEO on sound: Billy Jean remix with beer bottles

VIDEO on sound: Techno Pipes

VIDEO on sound: William Tell Overture on bottles

VIDEO on statistics: Identifying Misleading Graphs

VIDEO on statistics: Don't Be Fooled by Bad Statistics

 Professor Satko's lectures

Mars Curiosity Rover                Mars Curiosity Rover Animation

Powers of Ten video

Asteroid Discovery, 1980 - 2010 video

Bob Hoover pouring iced tea while rolling an airplane 

Balancing objects

Balancing objects 2

Physics in Martial Arts (Judo / Jujitsu / Aikido)

Colors of flames video

Electric Field Lines

How Does a Transistor Work?

Why You Should Love Fossil Fuels

Radiometric Dating - A Christian Perspective, by Roger Wiens, Ph.D. (Physics)

Prof. Satko's biography

Other interesting links:
Access Research Network
Mike Adams is a Professor of Criminology at UNC-Wilmington, and a regular contributor to Porterville College's main page

Inactive class links:

             Physics 104B        Physics 104A

    Physics 102B  Mathematics 122

New Testament Greek

Mathematics 51

Phys 102B independent study Assignments