In Memoriam


  • Anonymous


Arnulf Muan died December 17, 1990, at the age of 67. Born in Løkken, Norway in 1923, Muan received his chemistry degree from the Technical University in Trondheim in 1948, and Ph.D. in geochemistry from Penn State in 1955. His professional association with Penn State began in 1949 as a Norwegian Government Fellow. He was appointed assistant professor of metallurgy in 1955, professor of metallurgy in 1962, professor of mineral sciences from 1966 to 1976, and professor of geochemistry and materials science from 1976 until his death.