Dr. Colin Gurganus

Email: 
colin@specinc.com
Employee Type: 
Executive Personnel
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Dr. Colin Gurganus is a Research Scientist and Optical Engineer at SPEC. He received a B.S. in Engineering Physics from Eastern Michigan University in 2007, an M.S. in Physics from Michigan Technological University in 2014 and a Ph.D. in Atmospheric Sciences from Michigan Technological University in 2014. During his graduate career, he worked on fundamental ice nucleation studies in the laboratory, and was involved in the development of holographic cloud sampling instruments. He has a strong background in design and fabrication of experimental systems, particularly high speed imaging systems, and has experience in micro-fabrication of experimental systems, particularly high speed imaging systems, and he has experience in micro-fabrication techniques to develop nano-scale structure catalysts. Dr. Gurganus joined SPEC in March of 2014 and has become the leader of the SPEC calibration laboratory.