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Physics educator

George Abiah Williams, American Physics educator. Member American Physical Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Williams, George Abiah was born on April 1, 1931 in Brooklyn.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Colgate University, 1952; Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1956.

Career

Research associate in physics, Stanford University, 1956-1959; member technical staff, Bell Tel. laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey, 1959-1963; visiting assistant professor physics, Cornell Univercity, 1963-1964; associate professor physics, U. Utah, Salt Lake City, 1964-1969; professor physics, U. Utah, since 1969; associate department chairman, U. Utah, 1975-1982.

Membership

Member American Physical Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Son of George A. and Helen (Burchard) W. Divorced; children: Robin, Scott, Brian.

father:
George A. Williams

mother:
Helen (Burchard) Williams

children:
Robin Williams

Scott Williams

Brian Williams