Great Black Men in HistoryStaying informed is half the battle...


J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr
J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr


Share



J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr. first attracted nationwide attention when he received his college degree at age 17 and his doctorate from the University of Chicago at 19. He received his Bachelor of Science in 1941, Master of Science in 1941, and Ph.D. in Mathematics in 1942. He received a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering in 1942 from New York University, followed by a Master of Mechanical Engineering in 1960. He served as an Instructor of Mathematics at the Tuskegee Institute from 1943 to 1944. Wilkins was Associate Physicist to Physicist on the Manhattan Project from 1944 to 1946. He taught mathematics and did research at University of Chicago's Metallurgical Laboratory, where work was being conducted by Enrico Fermi's research group on the atomic bomb project. From 1946 to 1950 J. Ernest Wilkins was a Mathematician for the American Optical Company; from 1950 to 1955 he served as a Senior Mathematician for the Nuclear Development Corporation of America. Wilkins was Manager of Physics and Mathematics Department (1958-1959), later served as Manager (1960-1965). Dr. Wilkins served as Assistant Chairman of the Theoretical Physics Department, General Atomic Division of General Dynamics Corporation from 1960 to 1965 and Assistant Director of the laboratory from 1965 to 1970. In 1970, Dr. Wilkins was appointed as Distinguished Professor of Applied Mathematical Physics at Howard University. Dr. Wilkins was a joint owner of a company which designed and developed nuclear reactors for electrical power generation. J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr. primary achievement has been the development of radiation shielding against gamma radiation, emitted during electron decay of the Sun and other nuclear sources. He developed mathematical models by which the amount of gamma radiation absorbed by a given material can be calculated. This technique of calculating radiative absorption is widely used among researcher in space and nuclear science projects.


 
Ernests Math Presention
No Description Available
Watch Video
Math Help : Famous Black Mathematicians
A few famous black mathematicians include Dr. David Blackwell, J. Ernest Wilkins and Ronald E. Mickens. Learn about the accomplishments of famous black ...
Watch Video
Capture 20170219 1
J. Ernest Wilkins Jr.
Watch Video
WIN 20170217 11 57 18 Pro
J. Ernest Wilkins Jr.
Watch Video
Joann Carson - Sawn Wilkins Sr
No Description Available
Watch Video
Cade Wilkins - Class of 2014
Cade Wilkins QB/FS/ATH Class of 2014 Clackamas HS, OR Stats and Honors 2011-2013 149/ 271 55% comp 1438 yds 10 TD, 59 yds rushing 2011-2014 3 ...
Watch Video
Gioron Wilkins pickup demo
Recorded on September 11, 2010 using a Flip Video camcorder.
Watch Video
Cade Wilkins SR Highlights Weeks 1-4
Cade Wilkins QB/FS/ATH Class of 2014 Clackamas HS, OR Stats and Honors 2013- 23/38, .605%, 383 Yards, 4TD'S , 1 Int, 2 Tackles 2013 - 399 All Purpose ...
Watch Video
Black History Week for Feb 27.mpg
Various events that occurred this week in African-American History. This is a feature broadcast weekly all year-round, not just during February.
Watch Video
Destination Freedom - Transfusion, Dr. Charles R. Drew (March 27, 1949)
Destination Freedom ran from 1948 to 1950 and was the story of the triumph of African-American civil rights. Richard Durham's Destination Freedom premiered ...
Watch Video
Truth Behind the Myth | American Cowboys
Truth Behind the Myth: American Cowboy is about the real innovators behind the Cowboy culture and its' hidden treasures. To learn more, go to ...
Watch Video
John Wayne Day Voted Down | Opinionated Ignorance
Oscar-winning actor John Wayne's racist past is haunting his legacy. The state of California has trashed the idea of declaring May 26 John Wayne Day due to ...
Watch Video
Kicking the Blues E. Wilkins by Noah Matricciani, 13, 1 y. exp
Russian Music Academy of America and Elza Ritter Noah - Wilkins, Kicking The Blues.
Watch Video
الربح20$ في اليوم بطريقه سهله جدا earn 20$ per day
رابط التسجيل في الموقع https://goo.gl/OtStbo earn $100 earn $1000 earn $20 per referral earn $100 a day earn $50 per survey earn $1000 a week earn $1 ...
Watch Video
Systemic Racism | The War on Drugs
In the 1960s, as drugs became symbols of youthful rebellion, social upheaval, and political dissent, the government halted scientific research to evaluate their ...
Watch Video
Destination Freedom - Anatomy Of An Ordinance, Alderman Archibald Carey (June 5, 1949)
Destination Freedom ran from 1948 to 1950 and was the story of the triumph of African-American civil rights. Richard Durham's Destination Freedom premiered ...
Watch Video
Ryan Matson- Kickin The Blues [Late Night Mind Spills] (old quality 2013)
Free Download: https://soundcloud.com/ryanmatson93 CONNECT WITH RYAN MATSON: (All links below) Contact/Booking: ryanlaw93@gmail.com Fans: ...
Watch Video
The Women of the Black Panther Movement
"Women, according to sociologist Alondra Nelson, were the backbone of the effort —not surprising, considering that approximately 60 percent of Black Panther ...
Watch Video
Sincere Ignorance | Ignorance is Oppression of the Mind
Subscribe guys! Your support makes us better and stronger. You can also make requests and here is our site. Sincere Ignorance is about education, economics, ...
Watch Video
Women and Body Image Issues | Opinionated Ignorance
I saw this on social media earlier today and had to say something about it. Subscribe guys! Your support makes us better and stronger. You can also make ...
Watch Video





More Video