Farmingdale, NY, May 08, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Gilbert Gordon, Ph.D., was born in Chicago, Illinois. He is the Distinguished Research Professor Emeritus at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio. www.miamioh.edu
Dr. Gordon received his B.S. degree at Bradley University, his Ph.D. at Michigan State University and his Postdoctoral at the University of Chicago. He specializes in drinking water research, dynamics of chemical reactions (chemical kinetics), reactions of chlorine dioxide, chlorine and ozone (disinfectants and oxidizing agents) and analytical chemistry. Dr. Gordon has numerous honors and awards to his credit including: Visiting Professor as a guest of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science; Chemist of the Year (1981) from the Cincinnati Section of the American Chemical Society; Distinguished Scientist (1982) from the Technical Societies Council, Cincinnati; Sigma Xi Researcher of the Year (1982) from the Miami University Chapter and the Prestigious Miami University Benjamin Harrison Medallion (1993) for Outstanding National and International Contributions to Education and Research to name a few. He is affiliated with the American Chemical Society, is a Fellow of the American Institute of Chemists and is a member of the American Water Works Association, the Chemical Society of London, a Fellow of the Ohio Academy of Science and a Life Member of Phi Kappa Phi. Dr. Gordon has authored and co-authored numerous publications among them are: and has served as a consultant to many environmental agencies and water works districts. He has been married to his wife Joyce since 1957. He currently resides in Oxford, Ohio, where he enjoys wine tasting, evaluation and collecting.
The Academic Trailblazer placement on America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals' website is reserved for a specific member who, through his exemplary career, has shown resourcefulness, ambition and accomplishment in his chosen field. Such is the case with Dr. Gilbert Gordon who has contributed greatly to Education and Research and, as such, merits this honor.