Schein, Marcel.Alternative names
Physicist. Member, Institute of Physics, 1946-1960. Researcher, Department of Physics, University of Chicago, 1938-1943; assistant professor, 1943-1945; associate professor, 1945-1946; professor, 1946-1960.
From the description of Papers, 1948-1960 (inclusive). (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 122610468
Marcel Schein, born in Czechoslovakia in 1902, was educated at the University of Vienna, the University of Wurzburg, and the University of Zurich, where he received his Ph.D. magna cum laude. After teaching in several European universities, he emigrated to the United States in 1938. In that year, he was appointed a research associate in the Department of Physics at the University of Chicago. In 1946, he was appointed professor of physics and a member of the staff of the Institute for Nuclear Studies, until his death in 1960. His major field of research was in the investigation of cosmic rays.
From the guide to the Schein, Marcel. Papers, 1929-1960, (Special Collections Research Center University of Chicago Library 1100 East 57th Street Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.)
- Cosmic rays