Dr. Thomas R. Rybolt has been a member of the faculty at UTC from 1981 to the present, and has served as Department Head from 2010 to 2016.

Education: B.S., 1976 Furman University; M.S., 1979, Ph.D., 1981 Georgia Institute of Technology.

Professional Interests: Physical Chemistry, surface chemistry, carbon nanopores and molecule-surface interactions,  interfacial phenomena, modeling molecular properties.