Geology & Geophysics
Richard L. Gibson, Jr. received his B.S. (1985, geology) from Baylor University and a Ph.D. (1991, geophysics) from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He had a post-doctoral appointment at the Laboratoire de Géophysique Interne et Tectonophysique (Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France) and at MIT, where he became a Research Scientist. Since 1997, he has been on the faculty of Texas A&M University, where he is currently an Associate Professor of Geophysics. His research interests include theoretical and computational seismology, reservoir characterization, anisotropy and imaging.