Patrick C. Gibbons

Patrick C. Gibbons

Professor Emeritus of Physics
PhD, Harvard
research interests:
  • Amorphous Metal Alloys
  • Semiconductor Nanowhiskers and Quantum Wires
  • Teaching Strategies
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    contact info:

    office hours:

    • Wednesday 2:30-3:30pm

    mailing address:

    • Washington University
      MSC 1105-109-03
      One Brookings Drive
      St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
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    Professor Gibbons continues to consult on the use of fluctuation electron microscopy to obtain additional information about the intermediate-range order in the same amorphous solids.

    recent courses

    Supervised Teaching of Physics (Physics 597)

    Supervised instructional experience as graduate teaching intern. Under faculty supervision, a teaching intern may earn credit in Phys 597-598 by (a) instructing graduate students who are taking Phys 593-594, or (b) instructing undergraduates who are taking Phys 241-242 or 341-342, or (c) as a Graduate Teaching Fellow or Assistant, instructing and evaluating work of undergraduate or graduate students in classroom or laboratory physics courses, or (d) instructional activity connected with journal club, group seminars, special short courses, observatory lectures, etc. Five or more contact hours per week with student(s) being instructed plus associated preparation and evaluation.