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Kasson Stanford Gibson

association executive.

Kasson Stanford Gibson, American association executive. awards com. Member Optical Society American (president 1939-1941).

Background

Gibson, Kasson Stanford was born on January 7, 1890 in Afton, New York, United States. Son of Stanford Jay and Gertrude (Sage) Gibson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1912, Doctor of Philosophy., 1916.

Career

1 son, Gilbert Lewis. Instructor physics Cornell Univercity, 1912-1916. Physicist National Bureau Standards, 1916-1955, chief colorimetry and spectrophotometry section, 1933-1941, chief photometry and colorimetry section, 1941-1955.

Retired 1955; secretary Optical Society American, Washington, from 1957. Chairman awards committee National Bureau Standards, 1949-1955.

Membership

Member Optical Society American (president 1939-1941).

Connections

Married Mildred Lovett Brown, July 12, 1917.

father:
Stanford Jay Gibson

mother:
Gertrude (Sage) Gibson

spouse:
Mildred Lovett Brown