Paul Marmet

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Paul Marmet
Paul Marmet
Born (1932-05-20)May 20, 1932
Died (2005-05-20)May 20, 2005
Residence Gloucester, ON, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Known for Newtonian Physics, Big Bang, Redshift
Scientific career
Fields Professor of Physics

From 1990 to 1999, Paul Marmet was a Visiting Adjunct Professor of Physics at the University of Ottawa.  He was a Senior Research Officer at the Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics of the National Research Council of Canada, in Ottawa, from 1983 to 1990.   From 1962 to 1983, he was a Professor of Physics and after 1967 the director of the laboratory for Atomic and Molecular Physics at Laval University in Qu?bec City, the same place he receive both his BS and PhD in Physics.

A past president of the Canadian Association of Physicists (1981-1982), he also served as a member of the executive committee of the Atomic Energy Control Board of Canada from 1979 to 1984.  Marmet was elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (F.R.S.C) in 1973 and was made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1981.  The Order of Canada is the highest decoration bestowed by the Canadian government.  An acknowledged expert in the field of Electron Spectroscopy, he authored more than 100 papers on the subject. MARMET, Paul Ph.D., F.R.S.C., O.C. In hospital, on his 73rd birthday, on Friday, May 20, 2005. Dearly beloved husband of Jacqueline Cote. Loving father  ....   More - Ottawa Citizen, 5/21/2005.