Gary H. Zeman

  • Adjunct Faculty, Physics


Sc.D. The Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health
M.S. University of Minnesota
B.A. Saint Mary's University, Winona Minnesota

Research Interests

  • Radiation dosimetry and measurements
  • Radiobiology

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

  • Member, National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements, Program Area Committee 6 on Radiation Measurements and Dosimetry
  • Certified by the American Board of Health Physics (Emeritus)
  • Health Physics Society (Fellow)
  • US Navy Medical Service Corps (Retired)


  • 1968 National Science Foundation Trainee
  • 1977 Award for Best Scientific Exhibit, Amer. Assn. of Physicists in Medicine
  • 1983 Meritorious Service Medal, U.S. Navy
  • 1989 Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Defense Nuclear Agency
  • 1997 Bell Labs Advanced Technologies Excellence Award
  • 1999 Berkeley Lab Outstanding Performance Award
  • 1999 Special Achievement Award, U.S. Department of Energy
  • 2004 Fellow, Health Physics Society
  • 2011 Elected as Member, National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

Community Service

Member, Atomic Veterans Dose Reconstruction Board, 2005 - 2012

Editorial Boards

Nonionizing Editor, HPS Newsletter, 2010 - 2018

Professional Activities

  • NCRP Program Area Committee 6 (Dosimetry)
  • Certified by the American Board of Health Physics, Emeritus
  • Instructor, Illinois Institute of Technology, Masters of Health Physics program


  • Operational Health Physics
  • Radiation Measurements and Dosimetry
  • Military Health Physics
  • Nonionizing Radiation Protection