Gene Carlisle, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry
Office: Killgore Research Center, Lab 148
Home Page: http://www.wtamu.edu/~gcarlisle
Carlisle received his B.S. degree in chemistry and M.S. degree in physics from Texas A&M University—Commerce and his Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry from the University of North Texas. His postdoctoral research was done at the University of North Carolina and at United States Air Force materials and optics laboratories at Dayton, Ohio, and Albuquerque, N.M.
Teaching and Related Service
Carlisle has taught general chemistry, general physics, engineering physics, analytical chemistry, physical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, and quantum mechanics at WTAMU. He is a member of the American Chemical Society, American Physical Society, Optical Society of America, and Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers.
Research and Creative Activity Carlisle does research on optical properties of liquid crystal materials. He has published 52 papers in international journals of chemistry, physics, materials science, and optics. He has presented 30 papers at research conferences and directed 26 M.S. theses at WTAMU. Carlisle has received four Best Theses Awards, two Research Excellent Awards and a Graduate Faculty of the Year Award at WTAMU.
Carlisle is married to Ann Collins and their son, John, is chief technology officer for Advanced Diamond Technologies in Chicago.