Faculty & Staff

Gavin D. Buffington

gbuffington Title: Associate Professor
Department: Physics
Emphasis: Telecommunications
Phone: 785.628.5844
Email: gbuffing@fhsu.edu
Address: 249 Tomanek Hall, FHSU
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601

Background:
B.S. in Physics, Pittsburg State University 1989
M.S. in Physics, Pittsburg State University 1991
Ph.D. in Physics, University of Missouri-Rolla 1997

Year of appointment: 9/1/97

Teaching and Research Interests:
-Theoretical and Computational Investigation of Atomic Systems using a Time Dependent Approach.-Ceramic Bone Replacement Materials
-Powder X-Ray Diffraction
-Parallel Computing: Network design, algorithmic development and analysis.
-Theoretical and Computational Microwave Remote Sensing-High Temperature O2 Sensor Characterization
-Web-based Graphical Analysis Tools

Courses taught in Informatics Department:

PHYS 230 Physics for Telecommunications Systems