Past Member

John Archibald Wheeler

Affiliation
Math/NS
Field of Study
Physics
Dates at IAS

Member: Math/NS

1/19376/1937 Spring
Degrees
Johns Hopkins Univ Ph.D., 1933
Honors
National Medal of Science 1971
Franklin Medal Franklin Inst 1969
Enrico Fermi award US AEC 1968
Einstein prize of the Strauss Foundation 1965
A. Cressy Morrison prize NY Acad of Sci 1947
Appointments
Adv Committee of Oak Ridge Natl Lab 1957-65
US Reactor Safeguard Committee 1946-1953
Sci Adv of US Senate Delegation to 3rd Annual Conf of NATO parliamentarians, Paris 1957
Sci Adv Committee to Pres of Univ of California on Los Alamos Sci Lab and Lawrence Livermore Lab 1972-1977
Visit Comm, Princeton Univ Dept 1977-
Member, US General Adv Comm on Arms
Chmn, Joint Comm of Am Phys Soc and Am Philos Soc on Hist of Theoret in the 20th Century 1960-1972
Chmn, US Dept of Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Project 137, 1958