HS Department Chairs and Program Directors

Andrew Ware

Andrew Ware


Office: CHCB 130 & SS 409
Email: andrew.ware@umontana.edu
Fax: 406-243-2085

Personal Website

Current Position

Professor and Chair, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Chair, Department of Computer Science


Autumn 2013 - Spring 2014: On sabbatical

Personal Summary

My name is Andrew Ware and I am a Professor and Chair in the Department of Physics and Astronomy and Chair in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Montana. My primary research interests are in plasma physics, specifically plasma turbulence and fusion energy research, and turbulent transport in the stratosphere. I am a member of the Plasma Theory Group of the University of Montana.  We are a small group with a focus on undergraduate involvement in research.


University of California at San Diego, PhD in Physics, 1992

University of Texas, BS in Physics, 1988

Field of Study

 Plasma Physics


Hiking, backpacking, skiing, ultimate frisbee, bridge, traveling.