- Surface Physics
- Vacuum Chamber
Brother Oliphant began teaching physics at BYU-Idaho in the fall of 2000. He completed his BS and MS at BYU. He is interested in the way x-rays and electrons interact with matter. He is also interested in computer modeling, particularly in developing methods that can extract more information from the given set of measured data. Brother Oliphant served a mission to Richmond, Virginia. He has five children who love to help in the garden, read books, learn, and play.