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Astrophysicist , researcher

Jean-Louis Tassoul, Belgian, Canadian Astrophysicist, researcher. Research grantee National Sciences and Engineering Research Council Canada, since 1968. With Belgium Air Force, 1964-1965. Member International Astronomical Union, American Astronomical Society.

Background

Tassoul, Jean-Louis was born on November 1, 1938 in Brussels. Son of Louis and Melanie (Brans) Tassoul. came to the United States, 1966, arrived in Canada, 1968.

Education

Licence en Sciences, Free U. Brussels, 1961; Doctor of Science, Free U. Brussels, 1964.

Career

Researcher, National Foundation Science Research, Belgium, 1965-1966; researcher, University of Chicago Mathematics Department, 1966-1967; researcher, Princeton University Observatory, 1967-1968; assistant professor department physics, U. Montreal, Canada, 1968-1970; associate professor, U. Montreal, Canada, 1970-1975; professor, U. Montreal, Canada, since 1975.

Membership

With Belgium Air Force, 1964-1965. Member International Astronomical Union, American Astronomical Society.

Connections

Married Monique Cretin, May 7, 1966.

father:
Louis Tassoul

mother:
Melanie (Brans) Tassoul

spouse:
Monique Cretin