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physicist , Manufacturing company executive

Roger Steven Van Heyningen, American physicist, manufacturing company executive. Patentee in field.

Background

Heyningen, Roger Steven Van was born on October 2, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Gerrit B. and Belle (Brower) Van Heyningen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1951;Master of Sciences, University Illinois, 1955;Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1958.

Career

Member staff, Kodak Research laboratories (Eastman Kodak Company), Rochester, New York, 1958-1967;assistant director physics division, Kodak Research laboratories (Eastman Kodak Company), Rochester, New York, 1967-1968;director division, Kodak Research laboratories (Eastman Kodak Company), Rochester, New York, 1968-1983;director electronics sector, Kodak Research laboratories (Eastman Kodak Company), Rochester, New York, 1983-1991;director electronics research laboratories, Kodak Research laboratories (Eastman Kodak Company), Rochester, New York, 1986-1991;retired, 1991. Consultant in field, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Patentee in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author papers in field.

Membership

Member technical advisory board Center for Advanced television Studies Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986-1989. Member Executive Committee, advisory board University of Illinois College Engineering, 1987-1989. Department chairman physics advising committee University of Illinois, 1987-1989.

With United States Army Air Force, 1946-1947. Member American Physical Society, Optical Society American, Industrial Research Institute (chairman international committee 1989-1990), Corporation Associations, American Institute Physics, Semiconductor Research Corporation, Semiconductor Industries Association, Rochester Chamber of Commerce.

Connections

Married Genevieve Vander Veen, March 22, 1951. Children: Steven Roger, Paul Robert, Julie Joan.

father:
Gerrit B. Heyningen

mother:
Belle (Brower) Van Heyningen

spouse:
Genevieve Vander Veen

child:
Steven Roger Heyningen

child:
Paul Robert Heyningen

child:
Julie Joan Heyningen