Roy J. Kennedy

Roy J. Kennedy

Fellow: Awarded 1928

Field of Study: Physics

Fellow: Awarded 1929

Field of Study: Physics

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 01-06-1897

Died: 07-02-1986

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1928:

Kennedy, Roy J.: Appointed for research and study in theory of radiation, chiefly at Munich and Berlin; tenure, twelve months from October 1, 1928.

Born January 6, 1897, at Rochester, New York. Education: Cornell University, A.B., 1920; Princeton University, 1921–22; Johns Hopkins University, Ph.D., 1924. National Research Fellow, 1924–1927, Research Associate, 1927–28, at California Institute of Technology.

Instructor in Physics, Princeton University, 1921–22; Assistant and Associate Physicist at National Bureau of Standards, 1922–24.

Publications: Articles in Physical Review, Proceedings, National Academy of Sciences and Scientific Papers of Bureau of Standards.