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physicist

Jack Whitehead Rosengren, American Physicist. With United States Army Air Force, 1945. Member American Physical Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Background

Rosengren, Jack Whitehead was born on October 2, 1926 in Chula Vista, California, United States. Son of Ernest Nils and Doris May (Whitehead) Rosengren.

Education

AB summa cum laude, University of California, Berkeley, 1948; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1952.

Career

Assistant professor physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1952-1955; head reactor physics section, Lockheed Missile Systems Division, Palo Alto, California, 1955-1957; staff member, Lawrence Livermore (California) Laboratory, 1957-1964; associate director nuclear design, Lawrence Livermore (California) Laboratory, 1964-1968; associate director special projects, Lawrence Livermore (California) Laboratory, 1968-1972; assistant associate director at large, Lawrence Livermore (California) Laboratory, since 1990; deputy director, Defense Nuclear Agency, Washington, 1972-1974; senior scientist, Research and Development Associations, Arlington, Virginia, 1974-1990. Member science advising committee Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1965-1972. Mem.Army Science Advisory Panel, Office Secretary of Army, Washington, 1965-1969.

Mem.sr. reviewers Atomic Energy Commission, Washington, 1967-1972, 75-78.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author classified reports and papers.

Membership

With United States Army Air Force, 1945. Member American Physical Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Patricia Jean Dorking, June 18, 1949. Children: Paul Gregory, Margaret Ellen Graham.

father:
Ernest Nils Rosengren

mother:
Doris May (Whitehead) Rosengren

spouse:
Patricia Jean Dorking

children:
Paul Gregory Rosengren

Margaret Ellen Graham Rosengren