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electrical engineering and mathematics educator

Louis Weinberg, American electrical engineering and mathematics educator. Recipient Alumnus of Year award Brooklyn College, 1964, Lifetime Achievement award Brooklyn College, 1996. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1943-1946. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Weinberg, Louis was born on July 15, 1919 in Brooklyn. Son of Harry and Bessie (Fischer) Weinberg.

Education

Bachelor in English, Brooklyn College, 1941. Master of Science in Applied Physics, Harvard University, 1947. Doctor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1951.

Career

Chief radio engineer Office Chief Signal Officer Controlled Items Section, 1942-1943. Instructor electrical engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1947-1951. Visiting associate professor electrical engineering University Southern California, 1955-1956.

Research physicist Hughes Aircraft Company, Malibu, California, 1951-1961. Visiting professor electrical engineering California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1958-1959. Vice president for information processing Conductron Corporation, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1961-1964.

Visiting professor University Michigan, 1964-1965. Professor electrical engineering, mathematics, computer science City University of New York, New York City, 1965-1990. Retired, 1990.

Membership

1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1943-1946. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, writing, swimming, racquetball.

Connections

Married Isabella Goldin, August 31, 1951. Children: Amy Jane, Mark David, Paul Norman.

father:
Harry Weinberg

mother:
Bessie (Fischer) Weinberg

spouse:
Isabella Goldin

children:
Amy Jane Weinberg

Mark David Weinberg

Paul Norman Weinberg