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Charles Weyl

engineer

Charles Weyl, American engineer. Recipient Centennial citation, Schools of Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 1955. Served as ensign, United States Navy Reserve, World War I; Member of the Franklin Institute (Longstreth medal 1930), I.E.E.E., also American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi.

Background

Weyl, Charles was born on May 22, 1896 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Maurice N. and Carrie (Stein) Weyl.

Education

Student Germantown Academy. Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1917, Master of Science, 1927.

Career

Engineering design, administration various firms. Director Moore School X-Ray Laboratory, 1925-1945, professor electrical engineering Moore School Elec. Engineering, University Pennsylvania, 1937-1950, associate professor radiological physics Graduate School Medicine, 1942-1950.

Director IRC, Inc., 1929-1967, president, 1953-1959, chairman, 1959-1967. Former chairman Edward Stern & Company, Inc.

Works

  • Author: Apparatus and Technique for Roentgenography of the Chest (with S. Reid Warren, Junior), 1935. Co-author: Radiologic Physics, review edit., 1951. Contributor articles professional publications, fiction mags.

Membership

Served as ensign, United States Navy Reserve, World War I. Member of the Franklin Institute (Longstreth medal 1930), I.E.E.E., also American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Elinor Gittelson, April.; married second, Helen Roberts, December 4, 1948. Children: Elinor Jean, Doris Anne.

father:
Maurice N. Weyl

mother:
Carrie (Stein) Weyl

spouses:
Elinor Gittelson

Helen Roberts

children:
Elinor Jean Weyl

Doris Anne Weyl