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Physics Department

Henry Leckenby
Henry Leckenby
Physics - Assistant Professor

(507) 457-1551
hleckenb@smumn.edu

Henry Leckenby is an Assistant Professor of Physics at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota.

Courses Recently Taught at SMU
Earth/Solar System
Intro Physics II Lab
Quantium Mechanics I
Astronomy Star & Lab

Professional Organizations
American Astronomical Society
American Physical Society

Education
Ph.D., Physics, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI, 2000
M.S., Space Science, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, 1995
B.S., Astronomy/Astrophysics, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, 1989

Professional Experience
2006 to Present: Assistant Professor of Physics, Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, Winona, MN
2004-2006: Academic Staff, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, WI
2001-2004: Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, TX
2000-2001: Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI
1998: Instructor, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI
1991-1995: Graduate Lab Assistant and Research Assistant, Florida Institute of Technology, FL
1985-1989: Observatory and Lab Assistant, Villanova University, Villanova, PA

Publications
Leckenby, H. J., The Use of Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics Accretion Disk Models to Analyze the LIght Curves of Cataclymic Variables, Vol. 203, #44.01, 2004

Grady, J. M., Everett, V., Leckenby, H. J., Establishing a Research Telescope at a Small University, Vol. 2002, #10.08, 2003

Leckenby, Henry, Espinosa, James, The Texas Electronic Coalition for Physics-Creation of a Distributed Department, APS, #X31.004, 2003

Leckenby, H, J., Rafert, J. B., Full Wilson-Devinney Analysis of Cataclysmic Variables Through the Computer Modeling of the Accretion Disks, BAAS, Vol. 201, #33.02, 2002

Leckenby, Henry J., A Light Curve Analysis of the Cataclysmic Variable AY Piscium, BAAS, Vol. 192, #06.06, 1998

Leckenby, Henry J., A Light Curve Analysis of the Cataclysmic Variable AY Piscium, BAAS, Vol. 190, #27.02, 1997

Fritz, Matthew L., Leckenby, Henry, J. Sion, Edward, M., A Search For Past and Ongoing Mass Loss in the Hot DO degenerates PG 1159-035, PG 134-+001, and KPD 0005 + 5106, AJ, Vol. 99, pp 908-916, 1990

Fritz, M. L., Leckenby, H. J., Sion E. M, Vauclair, G., Liebert, J., The Hot DOA1 degenerate HZ 21-A Search For Circumstellar/Photospheric Metals and Peculiar Absorption at He II, AJ, Vol. 99, pp 668-671