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Jack Warren Keuffel

Jack Warren Keuffel, American educator, physicist. Recipient Willard Gardner prize, Utah Academy Sciences, 1969. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Keuffel, Jack Warren was born on May 10, 1919 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Son of Adolf W. and Alice (Jaeggli) Keuffel.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1941. Doctor of Philosophy., California Institute Technology, 1948.

    Career

    • 1 son, Warren P. Office of Scientific Research and Development Liaison officer, Admiralty Signals Establishment for Massachusetts Institute Technology, England, 1942-1943. With Radar Countermeasures Field Laboratory of Harvard, Malvern, England, 1943-1945. Instructor Princeton, 1948-1953.

      Associate professor physics U. Utah, 1953-1960, professor, 1960-1974, principal investigator Cosmic Ray Research Project, 1954-1974.

    Membership

    Member Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth M. Higgins, July 6, 1946.
    • father: Adolf W. Keuffel
    • mother: Alice (Jaeggli) Keuffel
    • spouse: Elizabeth M. Higgins
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    Died March 23, 1974
    (aged 55)
    Nationality

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