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Marcel André Guenin, Swiss physics professor. Served to 1st lieutenant Swiss Army Reserve; Fellow European Physical Society (secretary 1973-1978; member Swiss Physical Society (secretary 1969-1973), American Physical Society, International Association Mathematics Physicists (founding member). Lodges: Rotary.

Background

Guenin, Marcel André was born on July 17, 1937 in Geneva. Son of Léandre André and Isabella Serafina (Bontempo) Guenin.

Education

Diploma in theoretical physics, Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Geneva, 1962. IEM, Harvard, 1982.

Career

Research associate Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1964-1966. Lecturer graduate program, Geneva, Lausanne, Neuchatel, Switzerland, 1966-1968. Assistant professor University Geneva, 1968-1970, associate professor, 1970-1973, professor department physics, since 1973, director department theoretical physics, 1974-1977.

Vice-rector University Geneva, 1980-1983, rector, 1983-1987. Director group of applied physics (GAP), University Geneva, since 1993. Board directors Societé Financiere de Geveva, 1987-1989, board directors, committee member British Broadcasting Corporation Brown Boveri Ltd., Baden, Switzerland, 1987-1996.

Chairman PBG Privatbank, Geneva, 1986-1989. Chairman Cogitas, Geneva. Board directors Lasarray, Biel, Burnet, Geneva.

Member science advisory committee Asea Brown Boveri, Zurich, 1988-1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Three books and about 40 scientific pubis.

Membership

Served to 1st lieutenant Swiss Army Reserve. Fellow European Physical Society (secretary 1973-1978. Member Swiss Physical Society (secretary 1969-1973), American Physical Society, International Association Mathematics Physicists (founding member).

Lodges: Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, sailing, and music.

Connections

Married Ingrid Marina Selbach, August 20, 1962. Children: Marc Olivier, Bertrand Frédéric André, Didier Philippe Marcel.

father:
Léandre André Guenin

mother:
Isabella Serafina (Bontempo) Guenin

spouse:
Ingrid Marina Selbach

children:
Marc Olivier Guenin

Bertrand Frédéric André Guenin

Didier Philippe Marcel Guenin