Principal Investigator

Gary E. Douberly

Douberly

Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught and Teaching Philosophy

Gary joined the Department of Chemistry faculty of the University of Georgia in August of 2008.  Since then he has taught junior level Physical Chemistry, senior level Experimental Methods Laboratory, and graduate level Molecular Spectroscopy.  His research interests revolve around the use of high resolution molecular spectroscopy techniques in the service of fundamental problems in cold molecular physics, combustion science, atmospheric science, and astrochemistry. Professor Douberly has received the CAREER award from the National Science Foundation, the Early Career Award from the Department of Energy Office of Science, the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) from the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, a JILA Visiting Fellowship, and the Journal of Physical Chemistry Lectureship Award.  In 2015, Gary received the Coblentz Memorial Award from the Coblentz Society recognizing advancements in the field of Molecular Spectroscopy by a scientist under the age of 40.

 

Postdoctoral Associates

Feel free to contact Gary directly to inquire about possible Postdoc positions.

 

Graduate Students

Peter R. Franke

Peter

2014 B.S. Chemistry, Virginia Commonwealth University

Gregory T. Pullen

Greg

2015 B.S. Chemistry, B.A. Chinese, Wofford College

Travis Jones

Travis

2016 B.S. Chemistry, Georgia Gwinnett College

Kale King

Kale

2016 B.S. Chemistry, University of West Florida

Ronald Bercaw

2018 B.S. Chemistry, Oklahoma City University

 

Former Group Members

Postdoctoral Associates

Paul L. Raston

Paul

1999 B.S. Chemistry, Griffith University

2007 Ph.D. Physical Chemistry, University of Wyoming (Advisor: David Anderson)

2007 Postdoctoral Associate, University of Alberta (Advisor: Wolfgang Jaeger)

2011 Postdoctoral Associate, University of Georgia

2013 Ramsay Fellow, University of Adelaide

2015 Assistant Professor, James Madison University

Christopher M. Leavitt

Leavitt

2008 B.S. Chemistry, Wichita State University

2013 Ph.D. Physical Chemistry, Yale University (Advisor: Mark Johnson)

2013 Postdoctoral Associate, University of Georgia

2014 Intel Corporation, Portland Oregon

Bernadette Broderick

Bernadette

2010 B.S. Chemistry, Saint Mary's College

2014 Ph.D. Physical Chemistry, Wayne State University (Advisor: Arthur Suits)

2014  Postdoctoral Associate, University of Georgia

2015  Research Staff Scientist, University of Missouri

Graduate Students

Alexander M. Morrison

Alexander

2008 B.S. Chemistry, Kennesaw State University

2012 M.S. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2012 Ultrafast Systems, Sarasota Florida

2018 NKT Photonics, SE USA Sales Manager

Steven D. Flynn

Steven

2008 B.S. Chemistry, North Carolina State University

2013 M.S. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2013 RJ Reynolds, Winston-Salem North Cakalack

Tao Liang

Tao

2009 B.S. Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China

2014 Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2014 Coherent, Inc. Shanghai China

2017 Bruker, Shanghai China

Caitlyne C. Shirley

Caitlyne

2011 B.S. Chemistry, University of Southern Mississippi

2014 M.S. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2014 SciGenesis, Hattiesburg Mississippi

Emmanuel I. Obi

Emmanuel

2011 B.S. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2014 M.S. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2014 Cogent Education, Athens Georgia

Bradley Acrey

Bradley

2011 B.S. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2014 M.S. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2015 Environmental Protection Agency, Athens Georgia

Christopher P. Moradi

Christopher

2010 B.S. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2016 Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2016 Intel Corporation, Portland Oregon

2019 Intel Corporation, Chandler Arizona

Joseph T. Brice

Joseph

2013 B.S. Chemistry, University of West Florida

2019 Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2019 Intel Corporation, Portland Oregon

Alaina R. Brown

Alaina

2014 B.S. Chemistry, Newberry College

2019 Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Georgia

2019 Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina - Upstate