Ronold W. P. King

Ronold W. P. King

Fellow: Awarded 1937
Field of Study: Applied Mathematics
Fellow: Awarded 1957
Field of Study: Applied Mathematics

Competition: US & Canada

Education: Lafayette College

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

KING, RONOLD WYETH PERCIVAL:  Appointed for an experimental and theoretical study of the application of the Maxwell field equations to circuit problems at ultra-high frequencies, in particular, to problems involving the electrical properties of dielectrics; tenure, twelve months from August 1, 1937.

Born September 19, 1905, at Williamstown, Massachusetts.  Education:  University of Rochester, A.B., 1927, M.S., 1929; University of Munich, 1928–29; Cornell University, 1929–30; University of Wisconsin, Ph.D., 1932.

Instructor in Physics, 1934–36, Assistant Professor, 1936—, Lafayette College.

Publications:    Articles in Annalen der Physik, Review of Scientific Instruments, Physics, Q.S.T., Philosophical Magazine of London, Scientific Monthly, Proceedings of Institute of Radio Engineers, American Mathematical Monthly.

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