Dr. Gerald E. Hite

Dr. Gerald E. Hite
Professor Emeritus (retired)
Department of Marine Sciences
1001 Texas Clipper Rd
Bld# 3029, Office 164
Galveston, TX, 77554 USA

E-mail: hiteg@tamug.edu
Phone: (409) 740-4509
Fax: (409) 740-4429


  • Habilitation, Universitat Kaiserslautern, 1974
  • PhD, University of Illinois, 1967
  • MS, University of Illinois, 1965
  • BS, Case Western Reserve, 1962

Research Interests:

  • The interplay between theory and experiment, ie. application of mathematical models to describe physical phenomena.

Selected Publications:

Hite, G.E., 2004. The Sled Race, American Journal of Physics 72(8), 1055-1058.

Nagy, M., Scadron, M.D., Hite, G. E., 2004, Pion-Nucleon Coupling Constant, Goldberger-Treiman Discrepancy and the Pi N sigma term, Acta Physica Slovaca (an European Physical Society journal), 54, 427-433.

Hite, G.E., 2005, Approximations for the Period of a Simple Pendulum, The Physics Teacher, 43, 290-292.

Hite, G.e., Kaufmann, W.B., Jacob, R.J., 2005. A New Evaluation of the Pi-N, Sigma Term, Physical Review C71, 065201, 8 pgs.


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