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Crystallographer , educator

Erwin Parthé, Austrian crystallographer, educator. Recipient William Hume Rothery award American Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, 1991.

Background

Parthé, Erwin was born on March 29, 1928 in Vienna, Austria. Son of Leopold and Stephanie (Brosch) Parthé.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Chemistry, University Vienna, Austria, 1954. Honorary Doctor (honorary), University Savoie, Chambery, France, 1980. Prof.h.c. (honorary), University Vienna, 1990.

Career

Lecturer Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1956-1960. Professor materials science University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1960-1970. Professor structural crystallography University Geneva, Switzerland, 1970-1993.

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Connections

father:
Leopold Parthé

mother:
Stephanie (Brosch) Parthé