PhD, Materials, The Pennsylvania State University, 1998 MS, Ceramic Science, The Pennsylvania State University, 1995 BS, Materials Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1992
At OSU since 2006.
Technical Staff Member, Materials Science and Technology Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2001–2006. Postdoctoral Researcher, Materials Science and Technology Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 1998–2001.
Current research interests of Dr. Gibbons include microstructure, processing, and property relationships in functional thin film materials, with a focus on processing, novel instrumentation, and integration science; novel dielectric, superconducting, semiconducting, and pyroelectric materials for energy conversion and energy storage; ferroelectric and piezoelectric thin films; crystallography and diffraction characterization methods; and spectroscopic ellipsometry.