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Charles Frederick Rowell, American chemistry professor.


Rowell, Charles Frederick was born on May 29, 1935 in Lowville, New York, United States. Son of Erwin Charles and Winifred Jane (Manning) Rowell.


Bachelor of Science, Syracuse University, 1956. Master of Science, Iowa State University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Oregon State University, 1963.


From. assistant to associate professor, United States Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1962-1975;field scientist, Office Naval Research, Chicago, 1975-1976;professor, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland., since 1976;department chairman chemistry, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland., 1984-1988. Scientist Forensic Technologies International, Annapolis, since 1980.


Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Royal Society Chemistry, American Chemical Society (counselor since 1980, section chair 1982-1983, national secretary membership affairs committee 1988-1990, chairman admissions committee 1989-1991, chairman constitution and bylaws committee 1994-1996, council policy committee 1997—2002, chairman council policy committee 2000-2002), Sigma Xi (secretary chapter 1972-1973, vice president 1973-1974).


Married JoAnn Cowling, June 19, 1955. Children: Mark Edward, Jan Ellen.

Erwin Charles Rowell

Winifred Jane (Manning) Rowell

JoAnn Cowling

Mark Edward Rowell

Jan Ellen Rowell