Index of Memorial Resolutions and Biographical Sketches
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 Science.
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.