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James Carlisle Mouzon

James Carlisle Mouzon, American educator.


  • Mouzon, James Carlisle was born on January 8, 1907 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Son of Edwin DuBose and Mary (Mike) Mouzon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Southern Methodist U., 1927. Doctor of Philosophy., California Institute Technology, 1932. Doctor of Science (honorary), Southern Methodist University, 1966.


    • Head science department Wesley Junior College, 1927-1928. Graduate assistant and fellow California Institute Technology, 1929-1932. Instructor physics Duke, 1932-1935, assistant professor, 1935-1942, associate professor, 1942-1944.

      Physicist Naval Ordnance Laboratory, 1942-1943. Senior physicist, head electrical section Brown instrument div. Minneapolis Honeywell, 1944-1947, director research, 1947-1949.

      Member planning div. Research and Development Board, 1949-1950. Chief atomic warfare div. Office Assistant Operations Analysis, United States Air Force, 1950-1953.

      Chief intelligence div. Johns Hopkins Operations Research Office, 1953-1957. Research planning staff Engineering Research Institute, University of Michigan, 1957, professor electrical engineering, 1957-1972, professor emeritus, 1972-1975.

      Consultant Willow Run laboratories, 1957-1960, associate dean College Engineering, 1960-1966, director College Engineering Brazilian Program, 1961-1967, Ford Foundation Engineering Faculty Development Program, 1960-1975.


    • Author articles in field. Patentee in field.


    Member planning div. Member of committee international exchange persons Conference Board Associate Research Councils, 1967-1970. Fellow American Physical Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

    Member I.E.E.E., American Society Engineering Education (chairman Michigan section 1964-1965, Executive Board council sects. and brs. East 1964-1966), American Association Physics Teachers, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Eta Kappa Nu. Club: Cosmos (Washington).


    • Married Elizabeth Walker, September 10, 1932. Children: Elizabeth (Mistress.
    • father: Edwin DuBose Mouzon
    • mother: Mary (Mike) Mouzon
    • spouse: Elizabeth Walker
    • child: Elizabeth (Mrs Mouzon
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    Born January 8, 1907
    Died August 13, 1975
    (aged 68)