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Estabrook, Frank B. (Physicist)



  • Existence: 1922 - 2222


Description: Education

* B. A., Miami University, Oxford, Ohio (1943) * M. S., California Institute of Technology (1947) * Ph.D., California Institute of Technology (1950)

Research Interests

* Spectroscopy * Neutron Transport Physics * General Relativity and Cosmology * Gravitational Radiation * Differential Geometry

Professional Experience

* Jet Propulsion Laboratory (1960-Present) o Distinguished Visiting Scientist (2006-Present) o Senior Research Scientist (1979-2006) * Journal of Mathematical Physics, Editorial Board (1982-1985) * Acta Applicandae Mathematicae, Editorial Advisory Board (1982 - present) * California Institute of Technology o Lecturer in Applied Mathematics (1971 and 1981) o Lecturer in Physics (1962-1965) * U.S. Army Office of Ordnance Research, Physicist (1955-1959) * North American Aviation, Reactor Physicist (1952-1955) * Miami University - Assistant Professor (1950-1952)
Biographical/Historical Collection Notes: Oral History, interview conducted 2/28/2007 with Shirley K. Cohen (in progress).

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Frank B. Estabrook Papers

Identifier: 10238-MS
Overview Frank B. Estabrook is a Caltech alumus (M.S. 1947, PhD 1950). Estabrook was as physicist at JPL from 1960 to 2006, and Distinguished Visiting Scientist from 2006-2016. He is currently retired. Estabrook's papers consist of project outlines, meeting agendas and minutes, correspondence, and reports related to the Galileo spacecraft and gravitational wave research.
Dates: 1966-2004

Papers of Frank Estabrook

Identifier: 2007-00062