Zubler, Edward George

Born: Mar 12, 1925 AD
Died: 2004 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Chemists

1925 - Born 12th of March in Lackawanna, New York.


1943-1946 - Served in the U. S. Army in the 102nd Infantry Division in the Central Europe/Rhineland Campaigns.


         - Attained the rank of Staff Sergeant - Battalion Aid Station. He was awarded a Bronze Star with Oak Leaf Cluster (twice), Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster (twice), and a Combat Medics Badge.


1949 - Finished Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Canisius College, which is located in Buffalo, New York.


1950-1953 - Worked as AEC Research Associate.


1953-1987 - Zubler's affiliation with the General Electric Lighting Research Laboratory in Cleveland, Ohio.


         - Earned a Ph. D. degree in Physical Chemistry from the University of Notre Dame, in Notre Dame, Indiana.


1959 - Invented the halogen lamp.


1973 - General Electric Company - first biannual Steinmetz Award.


1976 - Awarded by Toshiba Science Institute (Kawasaki, Japan).


1981 - Received award from Philips Gloeilampenfabrieken.


1987 - 1991 - Consultant in Lamp Chemistry.


1988 - He retired from General Electric.


1992 - Independent consultant in lamp chemistry and lighting technology for the Teltech Resources Network Corporation.


2004 - He died on the 20th of March because of Heart Failure in University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH.




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