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biophysicist

Robert Theodore Wangemann, American biophysicist. Decorated Order of Military Medical Merit. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Bioelectromagnetics Society, Health Physics Society, American Conference Governmental Industrial Hygienists.

Background

Wangemann, Robert Theodore was born on April 27, 1933 in Rhinelander, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Theodore Bruno and Adelaide (Abendroth) Wangemann.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University Wisconsin, 1955. Master of Science in Radiation Biology, University Rochester, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy in Biophysics, Medical College Virginia, 1974.

Career

Commissioned 2nd lieutenant United States Army, 1957, advanced through grades to colonel, 1978. Nuclear science officer Nuclear Medical Research Detroit, Landstul, Germany, 1964—1967. Instructor Medical Field Service School, San Antonio, 1967—1970.

Chief laser microwave division Army Envion. Hygiene Agency, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, 1973—1978, commanding officer, 1981—1984. Physical agents committee American Conference Governmental Industrial Hygienists, since 1975.

Technical electronic products radiation safety standards committee Food and Drug Administration, Washington, 1977—1979. Radiological hygiene consultant Department Army, 1978—1981. Member working group United States Radiation Policy Council, United States Government, 1980—1981.

Occupational health faculty Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, since 1984. Associate editor Health Physics Journal, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Bioelectromagnetics Society, Health Physics Society, American Conference Governmental Industrial Hygienists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Computers, woodworking.

Connections

Married Norrene Joyce Gafke, August 28, 1954. Children: Michael Robert, James Walter.

father:
Theodore Bruno Wangemann

mother:
Adelaide (Abendroth) Wangemann

spouse:
Norrene Joyce Gafke

children:
Michael Robert Wangemann

James Walter Wangemann