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Robert "Bob" Hendry

Research Scientist

Electronic Systems Laboratory
Human Systems Integration Division
Georgia Tech Research Institute
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332-0837


Bachelor of Science, Biology
Wofford College, 1989

Employment Experience

Research Scientist, 1997-Present
Chemical Technician, 1990-1997

Current Fields of Interest

  • Occupational health and safety
  • Personal exposure analysis
  • Indoor air quality
  • Green building technology

Experience Summary

  • Developed analytical methodologies
  • Conducted environmental chamber analysis
  • Conducted indoor air quality surveys
  • Conduct laboratory analysis
  • Conduct exposure assessments
  • Developed air filtration media
  • Conduct site assessments for environmental, health and safety hazards
  • Give presentations on a variety of indoor air quality topics
  • Review and edit technical documents.


  • Patterson, SG; Bayer, CW; Hendry, RJ; Sellers, N; Sky, K; Vidakovic, B; Mizaikoff, B; Gabram-Mendola, SGA. 2010. Breath analysis by mass spectrometry: A new tool for breast Cancer (BC) detection, Presented at the American Society of Breast Surgeons, Las Vegas, NV, April 28-May 2, 2010.
  • Bayer CW, Gabram SGA, Vidakovic B,, Sellers N, Hendry RJ, Lund MJB, Thompson, W, Mizaikoff, B (2008) Breath Analysis as a Method for Breast Cancer (BC) Early Detection, ASCO MEETING ABSTRACTS Aug 18, 2008:1522
  • Bayer C.W. and Hendry R.J. "Field Test Methods to Measure Contaminant Removal Effectiveness of Gas Phase Air Filtration Equipment", ASHRAE Transactions, 111: 285-298, 2005.
  • Bayer C., Hendry R., Fischer J., Crow S., Hagen S., 2002. "Active Humidity Control and Continuous Ventilation for Improved Air Quality in Schools", ASHRAE IAQ 2002 Proceedings, Atlanta, GA.
  • Bayer C., Hendry R., Fischer J., Crow S., Hagen S., 2002. "Active Humidity Control and Continuous Ventilation for Improved Air Quality in Schools", ASHRAE IAQ 2002 Proceedings, Atlanta, GA.
  • Bayer CW, Hendry RJ, Crow, SA, Fischer JC. The relationship between humidity and indoor air quality in schools. Proceeding of Indoor Air 2002, International Academy of Indoor Air Sciences, Monterey, CA, 2002; II:818-823.
  • Baxter, C. M., Ho, S. Z., Browner, R. F., Hendry, R. F., and Bayer, C. W., "Quantitation and Linearity Issues in Particle Beam, Electrospray and Ionspray LC-MS", 46th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry, Orlando, FL, May/June 1998.
  • Bayer, C.W., R. Hendry, and J. Fischer. 1997. "Control of Occupant-Generated Indoor Air Sources in Small Buildings Through Ventilation System Retro-fit." In Proceedings of Indoor Air-97. ASHRAE & ISIAQ, September 1997, Washington, DC.
  • Bayer, R. Hendry, K. Hart and S. Mookherjea, "Emissions Measurement from Coatings and Coating Products", Proceedings of Indoor Air-96, Nagoya, Japan, July 1996.
  • Bayer, C.W.; and Hendry, R.H., "Source characterization of commercial coating products." Proceedings of Engineering Solutions to Indoor Air Quality Problems, US Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC, 1995, pp. 133-137.

Professional Qualifications/Memberships

  • ASHRAE, 2001-present (Technical Committee Member of TC 2.3 Gaseous Contaminants/Removal Equipment, ASHRAE, 2004-2008)
  • ASTM, 1998-present (Technical Committee Member of D-22, Air Quality, 1998-present)
  • Air & Waste Management Association, 1998-present, 1991-1993
  • Atlanta/Athens Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group, 1994-present
  • American Industrial Hygiene Association, Georgia Local Section, 2008-present


  • "Filters and methods of making and using the same - Polymeric Gel Filtration Media for Removal of Volatile, Semi-Volatile and Particulate Organic and Inorganic Materials from an Air Stream", Patent No. 7,341,618, co-inventor
  • “Systems and Methods for Providing Environment Monitoring”, Provisional patent application, Inventors: Charlene Bayer, Robert Hendry, Mark Lehi Jones, Filing Date: August 13, 2010, Serial No.: 12/867,573