Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

Bernard Smith

Professor
Physics

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bsmith@mclennan.edu
254-299-8196

Bernard Smith
1400 College Drive
Waco, TX 76708


Education:

  • Doctorate, Physics, Baylor University
  • Master Science, Physics, Baylor University
  • Bachelor Science, Mathematics/Physics, Baylor University

Experience:

  • Visiting Assistant Professor, 08/01/2005 - 05/31/2007, Coastal Carolina Community College
  • Professor, 08/17/2009 - Present, McLennan Community College

Honors:

  • 2010 - Probing the Sheath Electric Field with a Crystal Lattice by Using Thermophoresis in Dusty Plasma, Victor Land, Bernard Smith and Lorin Matthews, IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol. 38, No. 4, April, 2010.
  • 2009 - Experimental and Computational Characterization of a Modi'ed GEC Cell for Dusty Plasma Experiments, Victor Land, Erica Shen, Bernard Smith, Lorin Matthews and Truell W. Hyde, New Journal of Physics,Vol. 11, No. 063024, 2009.
  • 2009 - Complex Plasmas with Two Distinct Particle Sizes: ComparingSystems with Large Differences in Particle Size to Systems with Small Differences in Particle Size, Bernard Smith, Lorin Matthews and Truell Hyde, Proceedings of the Twelfth Workshop on the Physics of Dusty Plasmas, Denver, Colorado, 2009.
  • 2008 - Phase Transitions in a Dusty Plasma with Two Distinct Particle Sizes, B. Smith, T.W. Hyde, L. Matthews, J. Reay, M. Cook and J. Schmoke, Advances in Space Research, Vol. 41, pp. 1509-1512, 2008

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