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Peter Lawrence Falb

Peter Lawrence Falb, American mathematician, educator, investment company executive.

Background

  • Falb, Peter Lawrence was born on July 26, 1936 in New York City. Son of Harry and Bertha (Kirschner) Falb.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1956. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1961.

    Career

    • Member staff Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory, Cambridge, 1960-1966. Associate professor applied mathematics University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1966. Professor Brown University, Providence, 1967—2008.

      Principal, treasurer Dane, Falb, Stone & Company, Inc., Boston, since 1977. Chairman Barberry Corporation, 1968-1985. Also board directors.

      Board directors FES Computing Company, LTCQ, Inc., Toreador Royalty, Infolenz, LTC Media. Managing director F-Company Holdings Company. Visiting professor Lund (Sweden) Institute of Technology, summers 1971, 72, 74, 76, 78.

      Consultant National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Bolt, Beranek & Newman Company.

    Works

    Connections

    • Married Karen Forslund, October 9, 1971. Children: Hilary, Alison.
    • father: Harry Falb
    • mother: Bertha (Kirschner) Falb
    • spouse: Karen Forslund
    • children: Hilary Falb
    • Alison Falb
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    Born July 26, 1936
    • 1956
      Harvard University
    • 1957
      Harvard University
    • 1961
      Harvard University
    • 1960 - 1966
      Member, staff Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1966
      associate, professor applied mathematics University Michigan
      Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
    • 1967 - 2008
      professor, Brown University
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States