Merle Tuve Photo

Merle Tuve

Born: Jun 27, 1901

Death: May 20, 1982

Birthplace: Canton

Profession: Scientist

Nationality: United States

Merle Tuve

Date of Birth : Jun 27, 1901
Date of Death : May 20, 1982
Birth Place : Canton

Merle Anthony Tuve was an American geophysicist who was the founding director of the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. He was a pioneer in the use of pulsed radio waves whose discoveries opened the way to the development of radar and nuclear energy.

Profession


  • Scientist
  • Geophysicist

Also known as


  • Merle A.Tuve
  • Merle A. Tuve
  • Merle Anthony Tuve

Parents


  • Anthony G. Tuve
  • Ida Marie Larsen Tuve

Spouse


  • Winifred Gray Whitman

Children


  • Lucy Tuve
  • Trygve Tuve

Awards Won


  • Comstock Prize in Physics
Source: Freebase, CC-YY
Copyright © Famous-Peoples.com