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physicist , publisher

Arthur Saul Iberall, American physicist, publisher. Achievements include 35 years of continuing research in study of physical complexity; integration of interdisciplinary study based on physical principles as unique new discipline. Festschift in his honor University Connecticut, Storrs, 1998.

Background

Iberall, Arthur Saul was born on June 12, 1918 in New York City. Son of Benjamin and Anna (Katz) Iberall.

Education

Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1940; postgraduate, City College of New York, 1940-1941; postgraduate, George Washington University, 1942-1945; honorary degree, Ohio State University, 1976.

Career

General physicist National Bureau Standards, Washington, 1941-1953. Research director Agricultural Research Organization Equipment Corporation, Cleveland, 1953-1954. Chief physicist Rand Development Corporation, 1954-1965.

Chief scientist, president General Technology Services, Inc., Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, 1965-1981. Editor, public CP2: Commentaries-Physical and Philosophical, from 1990. Visiting scholar University of California at Los Angeles, 1981-1992.

Graduate teaching University California, Irvine, 1993. Leader interdisciplinary group for development of homeokinetics as a physical unified social science.

Achievements

  • Achievements include 35 years of continuing research in study of physical complexity. Integration of interdisciplinary study based on physical principles as unique new discipline.

Works

Membership

Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers (chairman automobile control division 1973). Member American Physical Society, New York Academy of Sciences, biomedical Engineering Society (Alza Distinguished lecturer 1975), American Cybernetic Society, Microcirculation Society, Instrument Society of America, Biophysics Society, Sigma Xi. Clubs: Cosmos.

Connections

Married Helene Rubenstein, January 28, 1940. Children: Eleanora Iberall Robbins, Pamela Iberall Rubin, Althea, Valerie Iberall O'Connor.

father:
Benjamin Iberall

mother:
Anna (Katz) Iberall

spouse:
Helene Rubenstein

child:
Althea Iberall

child:
Pamela Iberall Rubin Iberall

child:
Eleanora Iberall Robbins Iberall

child:
Valerie Iberall O'Connor Iberall