Emil L. Smith

Fellow: Awarded 1938

Field of Study: Molecular and Cellular Biology

Fellow: Awarded 1939

Field of Study: Molecular and Cellular Biology

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 07-05-1911

Died: 05-31-2009

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1937–38:

SMITH, EMIL L.:  Appointed for a study of the kinetics and mechanism of photosynthesis; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1938.

Born July 5, 1911, in New York City.  Education:  College of the City of New York, 1927–28; Columbia University, B.S., 1931, Ph.D., 1937.

Instructor in Biophysics, 1936—, Columbia University.

Publications:  Articles in Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology, Journal of General Physiology, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.


National Academy of Sciences , 1962