Contact info


Grant Bunker

Chair and Professor of Physics

Illinois Institute of Technology

182C Life Sciences Building

Illinois Institute of Technology

3105 S. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60616

Phone:     312-567-3385

Professional Interests

Biophysics; X-ray absorption spectroscopy; synchrotron radiation techniques and instrumentation; data analysis and molecular modeling; computational physics, chemistry, and biology; complex systems and pattern formation.


Example Publications

•    "Group-fitted ab initio single- and multiple-scattering EXAFS Debye-Waller factors" Nicholas Dimakis and Grant Bunker Phys. Rev. B. Rapid Communications, 65 201103(R), 10 May 2002

•    "Practical Regularization Methods for Analysis of EXAFS Spectra", G. Khelashvili and G. Bunker, J. Synch. Rad. 6, 271- 273 (1999)

•    Initial results on logarithmic spiral bent laue analyzer for fluorescence x-ray absorption spectroscopy, C. Karanfil, D. Chapman, G. Bunker, C. Segre, Review of Scientific Instruments, vol 73 no 3, p 1616, 2002

 •   Application of the ratio method of EXAFS analysis to disordered systems, Nucl. Inst. Meth. Phys. Res., 207:3, 1983

•   "X-ray Absorption Spectrometers", G. Bunker, in Encyclopedia of Spectroscopy and Spectrometry, p 2447-2554, Academic Press, 1999