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Michael Hoshang Momeni

biophysicist , Nuclear physicist , radiation protection scientist

Michael Hoshang Momeni, American Radiation protection scientist, biophysicist. Research grantee University of California, 1974, United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 1978-1983, United States Department of Interior, 1982-1983, Southern California Edison, 1983-1985.

Background

Momeni, Michael Hoshang was born on March 22, 1938, Tehran, Iran. Naturalized United States citizen, 1965. Son of Norrie and Effie (Turabi) Momeni.

Education

Bachelor in Physics, Luther College, Decorah, Iowa, 1962. Master of Science in Physics, University Iowa, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Biophysics, University Iowa, 1969.

Career

Teacher science Urbana (Iowa) Consolidated Schools, 1962-1963. Teaching Research Assistant University Iowa, Iowa City, 1964-1969. Biophysicist, Lecturer, University of California, Davis, 1970-1976.

Senior scientist Argonne (Illinois) National Laboratory, 1976-1983. Professor, Director in Radiation Protection Program,San Diego State University, 1983-1985. Senior Scientist, Illinois Department of Nuclear Safety, Springfield, Illinois, 1986-2008.

Achievements

  • https://sites.google.com/site/michaelmomeni/publications/published-papers-and-reports

Works

Membership

Board directors Chatham Community Foundation for Service, 1990. Member American Association Health Physics (president Prairie State chapter 1990-1991), Kiwanis (vice president Chatham, Illinois 1989-1990, president 1990-1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: mountain climbing, horticulture.

Connections

Married JoAnn Hafner, October 4, 1969. Children: Kivon, Catherine, Richard, Carrie.

father:
Norrie Momeni

mother:
Effie (Turabi) Momeni

spouse:
Jo Ann Hafner Momeni - United States

child:
Richard Momeni

child:
Catherine Momeni

child:
Carrie Momeni

child:
Kivon Momeni