Gary Hastings

Professor of Biophysics


Research Interests

1.     Solar energy conversion in natural and artificial systems.

2.    Time-resolved infrared spectroscopy of biological systems.

3.  Quantum chemical calculations of the properties of pigments in protein complexes.

4.    Infrared microscopy and nanoscopy for the study of biological cells.

5.    Microalgae for bioproducts and bioremediation.

6.    New instrumentation and methods in vibrational spectroscopy.


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Department of Physics and Astronomy
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Atlanta GA 30303
Phone: 404-413-6055
Office: 410 Science Annex


Graduate student positions are currently available.

Research Interests

The Group


Visible and Infrared Spectroscopy Laboratories


Molecular Physics: Phys8420

Research Project: Phys4900

Optics: Phys3800

Modern Physics I: Phys3401

Advanced Physics Laboratory: Phys3300



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