From Rutgers via Marquis Who’s Who: “Larry Zamick, Ph.D., Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who’s Who”

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2Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Larry Zamick, Ph.D., with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Zamick celebrates many years’ experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

With more than 55 years of industry experience to his credit, Dr. Zamick has been recognized as a distinguished professor with the department of physics and astronomy at Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey, since 2014. Prior to this position, he held multiple positions at Rutgers, including as a senior professor from 1977 to 2014, professor from 1970 to 1977, and associate professor from 1966 to 1970. Dr. Zamick began his career as an instructor at Princeton University from 1961 to 1966.

Before embarking on his professional path, Dr. Zamick pursued an education at the University of Manitoba, earning a Bachelor of Science in physics in 1957. He concluded his studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1961, graduating with a Doctor of Philosophy in physics. Following these accomplishments, Dr. Zamick found success within his areas of expertise, having contributed many articles and scientific papers to esteemed publications and journals.

Beyond his efforts within the field, Dr. Zamick has contributed to numerous endeavors outside of his professional circles. From 2002 to 2012, he worked with harbor dogs for Animal Rescue Force, Inc., in East Brunswick, NJ. From 2004 to 2006, he served as secretary in support for research associates with Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Spain. On the program advisory committee for Los Alamos, Dr. Zamick has maintained membership with the New Jersey Beekeeping Association.

In light of his exceptional undertakings, Dr. Zamick has accrued several accolades and honors throughout his impressive career. He has been presented with the Morris Belkin Award from the Weizmann Institute in 2011 and the United States-Israel Binational Award in 1981. Likewise, he was recognized as a grantee of the U.S. Department of Energy from 1986 to 2005, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization in 1987 and 2001, and the National Science Foundation in 1981 and from 1967 to 1986. A fellow of the American Physical Society, he was honored as a senior fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation in 1986. Additionally, Dr. Zamick was selected for inclusion in many editions of Who’s Who in America.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who’s Who community, Dr. Zamick has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

Since 1899, when A. N. Marquis printed the First Edition of Who’s Who in America®, Marquis Who’s Who® has chronicled the lives of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from every significant field of endeavor, including politics, business, medicine, law, education, art, religion and entertainment. Today, Who’s Who in America® remains an essential biographical source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search firms around the world. Marquis® now publishes many Who’s Who titles, including Who’s Who in America®, Who’s Who in the World®, Who’s Who in American Law®, Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare®, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering®, and Who’s Who in Asia®. Marquis® publications may be visited at the official Marquis Who’s Who® website at

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