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Pief Panofsky

Pief PanofskyAKA Wolfgang Kurt Hermann Panofsky

Born: 24-Apr-1919
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 24-Sep-2007
Location of death: Los Altos, CA
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Physicist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Stanford Linear Accelerator

Father: Erwin Panofsky
Mother: Dora Mosse (art historian, d. 1965)
Brother: Hans Panofsky
Wife: Adele Irene DuMond
Son: Richard Jacob Panofsky
Son: Edward Frank Panofsky
Son: Steven Thomas Panofsky
Daughter: Margaret Anne Panofsky
Daughter: Carol Eleanor Panofsky

    University: BA Physics, Princeton University (1938)
    University: PhD Physics, Caltech (1942)
    Professor: UC Berkeley (1945-51)
    Professor: Stanford University (1951)

    Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Board of Sponsors
    Accademia dei Lincei Foreign Fellow
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences
    American Philosophical Society
    American Physical Society President (1974-75)
    Arms Control Association Board of Directors
    Council on Foreign Relations
    French Academy of Sciences Foreign Member (1989)
    JASON (1965-)
    Ploughshares Fund Advisory Board
    Manhattan Project consultant (1943-45)
    Naturalized US Citizen (Apr-1942)
    Enrico Fermi Award
    Guggenheim Fellowship (1959)
    Guggenheim Fellowship (1973)
    Matteucci Medal (1996)
    National Medal of Science (1969)
    German Ancestry
    Jewish Ancestry

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