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Robert Frank Schiffmann

Robert Frank Schiffmann, American research and development executive. Fellow, International Microwave Power Institute, 1985; recipient Putnam award, Putnam Public, 1973. President Cadman Towers Cooperators Association, Brooklyn, 1970-1973. Member Microwave Power Institute (president 1973-1983), Institute Food Technologists (science lecturer 1988-1991), Society Plastics Industry, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Schiffmann, Robert Frank was born on February 11, 1935 in New York City. Son of Franz and Sophie (Bohling) Schiffmann.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Columbia University, 1955. Master of Science, Purdue University, 1959.

    Career

    • Research scientist, DCA Food Indiana, New York City, 1959-1963;vice president research, Nucleonics Corporation American, Brooklyn, 1963-1964;senior project manager, DCA Food Indiana, New York City, 1964-1971;partner, Bedrosian & Associations, Alpine, New Jersey, 1971-1978;president, R.F. Schiffmann Associations, New York City, since 1979;chairman, Quiclaw Ltd., Chicago, since 1994.

    Membership

    President Cadman Towers Cooperators Association, Brooklyn, 1970-1973. Member Microwave Power Institute (president 1973-1983), Institute Food Technologists (science lecturer 1988-1991), Society Plastics Industry, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: trout fishing, piano.

    Connections

    • Son of; married Marilyn Thelma Schneider, August 20, 1987. Children: Carla, Erica, Robert Franz.
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    Born February 11, 1935