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Eugene Feenberg

physicist , educator.

Eugene Feenberg, American physicist, educator. Member American Physical Society, National Academy Science.

Background

Feenberg, Eugene was born on October 19, 1906 in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States. Son of Louis and Esther (Siegel) Feenberg.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, University Texas, 1929. Doctor of Philosophy., Harvard University, 1933.

Career

Instructor physics Harvard University, 1933-1935. Lecturer physics University of Wisconsin, 1935-1936. Fellow Institute Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, 1936-1938.

Member of faculty Washington Square College, New York University, 1938-1946. Micro-wave engineer Sperry Gyroscope Company, 1941-1945. Member of faculty Washington University, St. Louis, 1946-1978, Wayman Crow professor emeritus.

Works

  • Author: (with General Electric Pake) Notes on the Quantum Theory of Angular Momentum, 1953. Small Theory of the Nucleus, 1955. Theory of Quantum Fluids, 1970.

Membership

Member American Physical Society, National Academy Science.

Connections

Married Hilda Rosenberg, May 30, 1940. Children: Andrew L., Daniel Richard.

father:
Louis Feenberg

mother:
Esther (Siegel) Feenberg

spouse:
Hilda Rosenberg

children:
Andrew L. Feenberg

Daniel Richard Feenberg