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Biography

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Published as Subject

J. M. Greene

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Dates

September 22, 1928 – October 22, 2007

Authorized Form of Name

Greene, J. M. (John M.), 1928-

Additional Forms of Names

Greene, John M., 1928-

Greene, John Morgan

Biography

Abstract

John Morgan Greene was Senior Technical Adviser at General Atomics (1982-2007). Other institutional affiliations included Princeton University. His research interests included magnetohydrodynamics and solitons.

Important Dates

September 22, 1928Birth, Pittsburgh (Pa.).

1950Obtained BS, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena (Calif.).

1956Obtained PhD in Physics, University of Rochester, Rochester (N.Y.).

1956 – 1982Research Physicist, Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton University, Princeton (N.J.).

1982 – 2007Senior Technical Adviser, General Atomics, San Diego (Calif.).

1988 – 1991Member, Advisory Board, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara.

1992Awarded James Clerk Maxwell Prize for Plasma Physics, American Physical Society.

October 22, 2007Death, San Diego (Calif.).

Occupation

Plasma physicist.

Places

Birth

Pittsburgh (Pa.)

Undergraduate Education

Pasadena (Calif.)

Graduate Education

Rochester (N.Y.)

Employment

Princeton (N.J.)

San Diego (Calif.)

Death

San Diego (Calif.)

Subjects

Applied mathematics.

Magnetohydrodynamics.

Plasma physics.

Solitons.

Stochastic partial differential equations.

Relationships

People

Advisors & Collaborators

Marshak, Robert E. (Robert Eugene), 1916-1992

PhD advisor at University of Rochester, "Higher-Order Corrections to the Nucleon-Nucleon Potential in Charge-Symmetric Pseudoscalar Theory."

Colleagues

Agnew, Harold M.

Both employed at General Atomics.

Bernstein, Ira B.

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Chen, Francis F., 1929-

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Coppi, B.

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Dawson, J. M. (John Myrick), 1930-

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Fisch, N. J.

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Frieman, E. A.

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Furth, H. P.

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Hulse, R. A.

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Kruer, William L.

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Kruskal, Martin D. (Martin David), 1925-2006

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Kulsrud, R. M.

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Porkolab, Miklos

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Stix, Thomas Howard

Both employed at Princeton University, Plasma Physics Laboratory.

Institutions

Major Positions

GA (Series) (San Diego, Calif.)

Senior Technical Adviser.

Princeton University. Plasma Physics Laboratory

Research Physicist.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Physical Society

Received 1992 James Clerk Maxwell Prize for Plasma Physics.

California Institute of Technology. Division of Physics, Mathematics and Astronomy

Obtained BS (1950).

University of California, Santa Barbara. Institute for Theoretical Physics

Member, Advisory Board.

University of Rochester. Department of Physics and Astronomy

Obtained PhD in Physics (1956).

Resources

Published Resources

Subject

John Morgan Greene Physics Today obituary.