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Kasson Stanford Gibson

Kasson Stanford Gibson, American association executive. awards com. Member Optical Society American (president 1939-1941).


  • Gibson, Kasson Stanford was born on January 7, 1890 in Afton, New York, United States. Son of Stanford Jay and Gertrude (Sage) Gibson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1912, Doctor of Philosophy., 1916.


    • 1 son, Gilbert Lewis. Instructor physics Cornell Univercity, 1912-1916. Physicist National Bureau Standards, 1916-1955, chief colorimetry and spectrophotometry section, 1933-1941, chief photometry and colorimetry section, 1941-1955.

      Retired 1955; secretary Optical Society American, Washington, from 1957. Chairman awards committee National Bureau Standards, 1949-1955.


    Member Optical Society American (president 1939-1941).


    • Married Mildred Lovett Brown, July 12, 1917.
    • father: Stanford Jay Gibson
    • mother: Gertrude (Sage) Gibson
    • spouse: Mildred Lovett Brown
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    Born January 7, 1890
    Died January 5, 1979
    (aged 88)