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About Gary J. Long

Dr. Long is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and a member of the American Chemical Society, the American Physical Society, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the American Geophysical Union, Phi Lambda, Upsilon, and the Society of the Sigma Xi. He served for four years as program chairman for the Division of Inorganic Chemistry of the American Chemical Society and he served for six years on the American Chemical Society Committee on Publications. He served for nine years on the Council of the American Chemical Society representing the South Central Missouri local section of the society.

As an educator, in addition to teaching undergraduate and graduate inorganic chemistry courses, Dr. Long, in conjunction with Profs. Grandjean and Buschow, organized NATO Advanced Study Institutes on The Time Domain in Surface and Structural Dynamics in 1988, Supermagnets, Hard Magnetic Materials in 1990, High Density Digital Recording in 1992, and Interstitial Intermetallic Alloys in 1994. He has also edited or co-edited eleven books and chapters, mostly dealing with inorganic chemistry and the Mössbauer effect.

Dr. Long has made many research contributions in inorganic chemistry, solid-state physics and chemistry, materials science, mineralogy, and metallurgy. This work has been reported in almost 300 research papers in the chemistry, physics, and mineralogy literature.


1982 - Present Professor, Missouri University of Science and Technology Chemistry
1974 - 1982 Associate Professor, University of Missouri-Rolla ‐ Chemistry
1968 - 1974 Assistant Professor, University of Missouri-Rolla ‐ Chemistry


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Honors and Awards

  • Appointed the “Chaire Francqui Interuniversitaire au titre étranger,” or the International Francqui Chair, in Belgium for the 2002-2003 academic year


1968 Ph. D. in Inorganic and Solid State Chemistry, Syracuse University
1964 B.S. in Chemistry, Carnegie Institute of Technology

Contact Information

121A Schrenk Hall
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409-0010

(573) 341-4438
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