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Brian Benjamin Schwartz, American college administrator. Fellow American Physical Society (member council 1973-1977, chairman forum on physics and society 1979-1980); member American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi.

Background

Schwartz, Brian Benjamin was born on April 15, 1938 in New York City. Son of David and Frieda (Streigold) Schwartz.

Education

Student, Cooper Union, 1957. Bachelor of Science in Physics, City College of New York, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Brown University, 1963.

Career

Member faculty Rutgers - The State University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1963-1965. With Francis Bitter National Magnet Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1965-1977, leader theoretical physics group, magnet laboratory, 1970-1977, associate professor physics department, 1969-1973. Dean of research, professor physics Brooklyn College, City University of New York, 1977-1982, vice president development, since 1982.

Director Institute for Amorphous Studies, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, since 1984. Consultant solid state physics, superconductivity, magnetism, biotechnology, science education and communication. Director North Atlantic Treaty Organization Advanced Study Institutes, 1973, 76, 80.

Works

Membership

Fellow American Physical Society (member council 1973-1977, chairman forum on physics and society 1979-1980). Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Teri Geller, January 28, 1961. Children: Robin, Adam.

father:
David Schwartz

mother:
Frieda (Streigold) Schwartz

spouse:
Teri Geller

child:
Robin Schwartz

child:
Adam Schwartz