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Merwin John Larsen

educator , electrical engineer.

Merwin John Larsen, American educator, electrical engineer. Member Institute of Radio Engineers, American Institute E.E, American Society Engineering Education, Newcomen Society N.A., Sigma Xi, Eta Kappa Nu, Sigma Tau.

Background

Larsen, Merwin John was born on November 20, 1909 in Spencer, Iowa, United States. Son of John A. and Emma L. (Cook) Larsen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, State University Iowa, 1933, Master of Science, 1934, Doctor of Philosophy., 1937.

Career

Instructor Michigan College Mining and Technology, 1937-1939, assistant professor, 1940-1943. Senior engineer research laboratory Stromberg Carlson Company, 1943-1947. Chief engineer electronics Central Commercial Industries, Chicago, 1947-1951.

Professor, head department electrical engineering U. Florida, since 1951. Registered profile engineer, Florida.

Works

  • Contributor articles on psychophys. measurements, television, circuits to professional journals Patentee in field.

Membership

Member Institute of Radio Engineers, American Institute E.E, American Society Engineering Education, Newcomen Society N.A., Sigma Xi, Eta Kappa Nu, Sigma Tau. Clubs: Rotary.

Connections

Married Janet Julia Seger, December 11, 1935. Children: Mernet Ruth, Lyndell Louise, Jnaeen Jess.

father:
John A. Larsen

mother:
Emma L. (Cook) Larsen

spouse:
Janet Julia Seger

children:
Mernet Ruth Larsen

Lyndell Louise Larsen

Jnaeen Jess Larsen