Plasma Group

The Plasma Physics Group of the University of Montana is a small group of physicists conducting theoretical and computational research in plasmas and fluids with an emphasis in magnetic fusion relevant plasmas.


Eijiro Uchimoto

Eijiro Uchimoto


Office: CHCB 127
Office Hours:

Mon. 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Tue. 12 noon. - 1 p.m.

Wed. 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Thu. 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Fri. 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

and by appointment

Personal Website

Current Position



Autumn 2013:

PHSX 311 Oscillations and Waves

PHSX 423 Electricity & Magnetism I

Spring 2014:

PHSX 301 Introduction to Theoretical Physics

PHSX 425 Electricity & Magnetism II


Ph.D. Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1988

M.S. Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1981

B.S. Physics and Astrophysics, University of Minnesota, 1978

Field of Study

Plasma Physics

Physics Education


Phi Beta Kappa

Phi Kappa Phi

Home Department

Department of Physics and Astronomy 

Area of Expertise

Physics Education; Plasma Physics