Boston University

Optical Characterization and Nanophotonics Laboratory









Gary Garber

Graduate Research Assistant
Master of Arts
Boston University Academy
Math and Science Teacher
Math Department/Science Department
One University Road
Boston, MA 02215


Gary Garber teaches physics and advanced calculus at the Academy. He coaches the BUA Science Team and the Boston University Robotics F.I.R.S.T. team. He oversees Academy students who intern in science and engineering labs at Boston University. He also advises the BUA environmental club. Gary attended The Loomis Chaffee School, earned his B.S. with a double major in physics and astronomy from Haverford College, and received his M.A. in physics from Boston University. His graduate school research concentrated on biological applications of optics in the B.U. Photonics Center. Gary taught physics and mathematics at the Germantown Friends School in Pennsylvania. Gary has served as president of the Southeast Pennsylvania section of the American Association of Physics Teachers, and has given physics and astronomy presentations and workshops around the country. He wrote three chapters of a physical science book, which was published in the fall of 2002. He has also logged over 350 hours as an instrument rated private pilot.


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