Loyola University Chicago

Department of Physics

Brian L. Cannon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Undergraduate Program Director

Brian Cannon picture

Office: Room 313, Cudahy Science Hall
Phone: 773.508.8478
Fax: 773.508.3534
E-mail: bcannon1@luc.edu

Joined Loyola in 2014.


  • Ph.D. in Physics, Texas Tech University
  • M.S. in Physics, Texas Tech University
  • B.A. in Physics, Auburn University

Courses Taught

  • College Physics I & II
  • College Physics Laboratory I & II
  • Biophysics
  • Special Topics
  • FYRE Seminar

Research Interest

Research interests are understanding the connection between DNA conformation and genetic disorder. The lab uses single-molecule imaging to track the motion and shape of individual DNA molecules. You can read more about our research at the following link:

Cannon Research Group