Last Updated: 12/19/2008 from 1997 Newsletter

Laurence Garvie

Email: lgarvie@asu.edu

University prior to coming to ASU: University of Glasgow
Status at ASU: Postdoc; Faculty Research Associate
Time period at ASU: 1994 -

My family and myself

Laurence specializes in the use of parallel electron energy-loss spectroscopy (PEELS). His interests include TEM, the ap-plication of EELS as an analytical and bonding probe, and high-pressure/-temperature synthe-sis of ultrahard materials. Laurence is married to Laura, who teaches K through 12 in English and French. They have two children, Faith (5) and Rowena (3), with another expected soon. They have been in the U.S. since Feb. 1995 and are now U.S. residents. Laurence is an avid squash player.

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