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Gabi Mihalcea

  • gmihalce@depaul.edu
  • Lab Coordinator
  • Physics
  • 773-325-1380
  • ​Byrne 104B      
​Gabi Mihalcea received her BA in physics at Bucharest University in Romania and worked for several years as a physics teacher at an elite high school in Bucharest. She obtained her master's in Physics Education from Kansas State University. For three years, she taught general physics classes and organized the electronics lab at Illinois Math and Science Academy. Since she joined DePaul University,  her main focus has been laboratory instrumentation, new pedagogical techniques, and virtual experiments through computer simulations.  Gabi has been a member of American Association of Phys​ics Teachers (AAPT) since 1998.  Outside her professional work, she enjoys reading, traveling, playing bridge and computer games.