Laureate of the Concours Universitaire, Belgium; Medal of the Free University of Brussels. Research: Physical chemistry of aqueous electrolytes and molten salts applied to electrochemical and hydrometallurgical processes, in particular: lectrowinning of rare earths from mixtures of molten salts, new electrodes for electrowinning plating of alloys, use of SO2/O2 mixtures for leaching and ecipitation processes, pitting corrosion and hydrogen embrittlement of high strength steel and alloys.
Ing. Civil M.E., Brussels, 1956; Eng.Sc.D., Columbia, 1962
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