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Gillian Nave

Research Interests

  • High-resolution Fourier transform spectrometry
  • Spectroscopy of Rare Earth elements
  • Measurements of branching fractions
  • Analysis of complex atomic spectra.

Publication List

Gillian Nave


Quantum Measurement Division
Atomic Spectroscopy

Employment History:

  • National Institute of Standards and Technology, Physicist, 2001-Present
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology, Guest Researcher, 1994-2001
  • Lund University, Sweden, European Space Agency Fellow, 1992-1994
  • Imperial College, London, UK, Research Assistant, 1985-1991


  • Imperial College, London, UK, Ph.D. Physics, 1986
    Thesis Title: Soft X-ray spectroscopy of a gas-puff Z-pinch
  • King's College, London, UK, B.Sc. Physics II(i), 1982

Phone: 301-975-4311
Email: gillian.nave@nist.gov
Fax: 301-975-3038