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Manfred Anthony Biondi

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Dates

March 5, 1924 – present

Authorized Form of Name

Biondi, Manfred Anthony, 1924-

Biography

Abstract

Manfred Biondi is an American physicist, who researches electron-ion collisions. His institutional affiliations include the Westinghouse Electric Corporation and University of Pittsburgh.

Important Dates

March 5, 1924Birth, Carlstadt (N.J.).

1944Obtained SB, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge (Mass.).

1949Obtained PhD in Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge (Mass.).

1949 – 1960Research Physicist to Advisory Physcist (1949-1957) and Manager, Physics Department (1957-1960), Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Pittsburgh (Pa.).

1960 – presentProfessor of Physics (1960-1986) and Emeritus Professor of Physics (1986-present), University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh (Pa.).

1972 – 1973Visiting Fellow, Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics (JILA), National Bureau of Standards.

1976 – 1986Exchange Professor, University of Paris.

1984Awarded Davisson-Germer Prize in Atomic or Surface Physics, American Physical Society.

1985 – 1988Member, Army Basic Research Steering Committee (1985-1988) and Chair, Army Basic Research Steering Committee (1987-1988), National Research Council.

Occupation

Atomic physicist.

Places

Birth

Carlstadt (N.J.)

Undergraduate Education

Cambridge (Mass.)

Graduate Education

Cambridge (Mass.)

Employment

Pittsburgh (Pa.)

Subjects

Atomic and molecular physics.

Ionized gases.

Radar.

Relationships

People

Colleagues

Cohen, Bernard Leonard, 1924-

Both employed at University of Pittsburgh.

Donahue, Thomas M.

Both employed at University of Pittsburgh.

Fletcher, James Chipman, 1919-1991

Both employed at University of Pittsburgh.

Frazer, Benjamin Chalmers

Both employed at Westinghouse Electric Corporation.

Goodenough, John B.

Both employed at Westinghouse Electric Corporation.

Holstein, Theodore David, 1915-1985

Both employed at Westinghouse Electric Corporation and University of Pittsburgh.

Hulm, John K.

Both employed at Westinghouse Electric Corporation.

Mullins, William W.

Both employed at Westinghouse Electric Corporation.

Schulz, George J., 1925-

Both employed at Westinghouse Electric Corporation.

Shirane, G.

Both employed at Westinghouse Electric Corporation.

Slepian, Joseph, 1891-

Both employed at Westinghouse Electric Corporation.

Additional

Bederson, Benjamin

Franklin, Raoul N.

Loeb, Leonard B. (Leonard Benedict), 1891-

Miller, Thomas M., 1940-

Phelps, Arthur V. (Arthur Van Rensselaer), 1923-

Waymouth, John F., 1926-

Institutions

Major Positions

Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics

Visiting Fellow.

Université de Paris

Exchange Professor.

University of Pittsburgh. Department of Physics

Professor of Physics and Emeritus Professor of Physics.

Westinghouse Electric Corporation

Research Physicist to Advisory Physicist and Manager, Physics Department.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Physical Society

1984 Davisson-Germer Prize in Atomic or Surface Physics Recipient.

Bell Telephone Laboratories

Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Physics

Obtained SB in 1944 and PhD in 1949.

National Research Council (U.S.)

Member, Army Basic Research Steering Committee and Chair, Army Basic Research Steering Committee.

Resources

Archival Resources

Author

Oral history interview with Manfred Biondi, 2008 August 16.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Subject

Oral history interview with Arthur V. Phelps, 2008 October 14.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with John F. Waymouth, 2008 October 14.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Raoul N. Franklin, 2008 October 15.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Thomas M. Miller, 2008 October 14.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA