Ronald Gibson

Ronald Gibson

Professor Emeritus, Mechanical Engineering

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Ronald Gibson


Dr. Gibson served as professor of mechanical engineering and director of the Advanced Composites Research Laboratory at Wayne State University. His industrial/government experience includes service as development engineer for Union Carbide Corporation, Nuclear Division and as a summer faculty fellow at the NASA Langley Research Center. He has also held faculty positions at Iowa State University and The University of Idaho, as well as visiting faculty positions at Stanford University, the University of Florida and Michigan State University.

Dr. Gibson retired from Wayne State University in 2008 after 19 years of service.


Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1975

M.S., University of Tennessee, 1971

B.S., University of Florida, 1965