Verner Schomaker

Fellow: Awarded 1941

Field of Study: Chemistry

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 06-22-1914

Died: 03-30-1997

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

SCHOMAKER, VERNER FREDERICK HENRY:  Appointed for studies in the field of molecular spectroscopy; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1941 (postponed).

Born June 22, 1914, Nehawka, Nebraska.  Education:  University of Nebraska, B.Sc., 1934, M.Sc., 1935; California Institute of Technology, Ph.D., 1938.

Hale Fellow, 1938–40, Senior Research Fellow, 1940—, California Institute of Technology.

Publications:  Articles in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Journal of Chemical Physics.