WILLIAM FRANK HELWIG
William Frank Helwig, onetime associate
professor of electrical engineering, was born on October 4, 1897, in
Konin, Russia. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of
Minnesota in 1923 and a master's degree from The University of Texas
at Austin in 1928.
Professor Helwig was an instructor at
the University from 1925 to 1928. He resigned in 1928 to assume a faculty
position at Texas Tech University. He returned to UT Austin in 1946
and taught until 1964.
Professor Helwig was a member of the
American Institute of Electrical Engineers and the Texas Academy of
John R. Durbin, Secretary
The General Faculty
Biographical sketch prepared by Teresa Palomo Acosta
and posted on the Faculty Council web site on February 21, 2001.