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Alexander Wundt Wundheiler

Alexander Wundt Wundheiler, Polish educator. Member American Association University Professors, Sigma Xi.


  • Wundheiler, Alexander Wundt was born on April 6, 1902 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Felix and Celia (Halperson) Wundheiler.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, U. Warsaw, 1927, Doctor of Philosophy., 1932.


    • Came to the United States, 1939, naturalized, 1945. Instructor mechanics U. Warsaw, 1927-1939. Special lecturer Massachusetts Institute Technology, also instructor mathematics Tufts College, 1940-1941.

      Instructor physics College City New York, 1942-1944. Assistant professor physics U. Rochester, 1944-1945. Physicist Bureau Ordnance, Navy Department, 1945-1948.

      Research professor mechanics Illinois Institute Technology, since 1948. Cons. Air Force Intelligence Center, 1950-1951.


    • Editor of Applied Mechanics Reviews, 1948-1950. Associate editor Industrial laboratories, 1952-1955.


    Member American Association University Professors, Sigma Xi.


    • Married Luitgard Natorp, June 13, 1952.
    • father: Felix Wundheiler
    • mother: Celia (Halperson) Wundheiler
    • spouse: Luitgard Natorp
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    Born April 6, 1902
    Died August 6, 1957
    (aged 55)