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Abbreviated Curriculum Vitae

A. W. Castleman, Jr.

awc@psu.edu
Departments of Chemistry and Physics
Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802


EDUCATION
6/69: Ph.D. Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn. Ch.E.; Physical Chemistry, Mathematics (minors).
6/63: M.S. Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn.
6/57: B.Ch.E. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE (since 1975)
1/99 – present: Eberly Distinguished Chair in Science;
10/86 – present: Evan Pugh Professor, The Pennsylvania State University (PSU);
6/82 – present: Professor of Chemistry; joint appt. as Prof. of Physics in 1999 PSU,
2006, 2009, 2010, 2011: U.S. Senior Scientist von Humboldt Awardee, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany;
2002 – 2009: Penn State Astrobiology Research Center, PSU, Member;
1997 – 2000: Center for Environmental Chemistry and Geochemistry, PSU, Member of Center;
1993 – 2000: Center for Materials Physics;
2000 – present: Materials Research Institute, PSU;
1992 – 2000: Member of Center and Executive Committee, Consortium for Nanoscale Materials, VCU;
1987 – 1994: Member of Center and Advisory Board, The Particulate Materials Center, PSU, Member of Center and Advisory Committee;
9/98 – 12/98: U.S. Senior Scientist von Humboldt Awardee, University of Wuerzburg, Germany;
12/94: Visiting Professor, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas;
10/93: Visiting Professor, The University of Western Ontario, Canada;
4/90 – 6/90: Fulbright Guest Prof., Phys. Inst., Leopold-Franzens Univ., Innsbruck, Austria;
6/88 – 8/88: U.S. Senior Scientist von Humboldt Awardee, Philipps Univ., Marburg, FRG;
6/87 – 8/87: U.S. Senior Scientist von Humboldt Awardee, Tech. Hochschule Darmstadt, FRG;
3/85 and 5/97: Senior Fellow, Japanese Soc. for the Promotion of Science;
6/99 and 7/84: Guest Prof., Phys. Inst., Leopold-Franzens Univ., Innsbruck, Austria;
7/75 – 6/82: Prof. of Chem., Univ. of Colorado;
7/75 – 6/82: Fellow of Cooperative Inst. for Res. in Environ. Sci. (CIRES), Univ. of Colorado;
6/81 –: Guest Professor, Physics Institute, Leopold-Franzens Univ., Innsbruck, Austria;
Fall 1977: Sherman Fairchild Distinguished Scholar, Calif. Inst. of Tech.;
1979 – 6/82: Chair, Chem. Phys. Prog. Comm. at the Univ. of Colorado;
1973 – 1975: SUNY, Stony Brook: Adj. Prof. of Atmos. Chem., Departs. of Earth and Space Sci., and Mechanics;
12/58 – 7/75: Brookhaven Natl. Lab.: Mem. sci. staff; Leader, chem. res. group.

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