in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Electrical Engineering; Politics; US Politics; Organization and Management of Education. 1076 words.
Wiesner, Jerome Bert (30 May 1915–21 October 1994), electrical engineer, presidential adviser, and university president, was born in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Joseph Wiesner, a...