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Lawyer , physicist

Theodore Hafner, American lawyer, physicist. Member Federal Bar Association (committee atomic energy), Association BarCity New York, Patent Law Association (committee professional ethics), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior; member), Carl Neuberg Society International Science Relations.

Background

Hafner, Theodore was born on October 4, 1901 in Vienna, Austria. Arrived in the United States, 1941, naturalized, 1947. Son of Mathias and Rose (Kohl) Hafner.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Physics and Math, University Vienna, 1926. Juris Doctor, Fordham University, 1946.

Career

Mistress Marvin Kalisch). Came to the United States, 1941, naturalized, 1947. Research on sound and video General Electric Company and Telefunken, Berlin, Germany, 1927-1933.

Assistant to president British Acoustic Films and Technicolor, London, England., 1933-1937. Managing director Mole-Richardson, Paris, France, 1937-1941. Design engineer New York Eagle Electric, New York City-International Resistance, Philadelphia, 1941-1943.

Patent counsel International Tel. & Tel. Company; New York City, 1943-1945. With internat.patent operations department Radio Corporation of America, New York City, 1945-1949.

Admitted to New York bar, 1947, United States Patent Office bar, 1946. Private practice, New York City, 1949-1987. President, Surface Conduction, Beam Guidance Inc., Guided Space Transmissions (all New York City).

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for single-wire transmission line, laser resonator-light transmission line.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor lecturers and articles to professional journals.

Membership

President Surface Conduction, New York City, Beam Guidance Incorporated, New York York City, Guided Space Transmissions, New York City. Member of Carl Neuberg Society International Science Relations, Patent Law Association (committee professional ethics), Association Bar City New York, Federal Bar Association (committee atomic energy), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).

Connections

Married Renee Schwarz, May 6, 1950 (deceased ). 1 child Erika.

father:
Mathias Hafner

mother:
Rose (Kohl) Hafner

spouse:
Renee Schwarz

child:
Erika Hafner