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Kifle Giorgis Gebremedhin

Kifle Giorgis Gebremedhin, Eritrean engineering educator, researcher. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society Agricultural Engineers, Sigma Xi, Alpha Epsilon, Chi Epsilon.

Background

  • Gebremedhin, Kifle Giorgis was born on March 27, 1948 in Adi-Ugri, Serae, Eritrea. Son of Andemariam and Tsgeweini (Habtu) Gebremedhin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University Wisconsin-Platteville, 1973. Master of Science, University Wisconsin-Madison, 1975, Doctor of Philosophy. in Agricultural and Biological Engineering, 1978. District engineer E.S.B.U., Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 1970-1971.

      Research assistant University Wisconsin, Madison, 1974-1978, research associate, 1979. Assistant professor University Wisconsin, Platteville, 1979-1982. Assistant professor Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1982-1988, associate professor, since 1988.

    Works

    • Author SOLVER and METCLAD, a computer program structural analyzer, 1984.

    Membership

    Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society Agricultural Engineers, Sigma Xi, Alpha Epsilon, Chi Epsilon.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading; computer games. Gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Tsedal Yeshak, December 23, 1979. Children– Shigei K., Lilai K. Diploma Engineer, Building College, Ethiopia, 1970.
    • father: Andemariam Gebremedhin
    • mother: Tsgeweini (Habtu) Gebremedhin
    • spouse: Tsedal Yeshak
    • children: Shigei K. Gebremedhin
    • Lilai K. Diploma Engineer Gebremedhin
    • Building College Gebremedhin
    • Ethiopia Gebremedhin
    • 1970 Gebremedhin
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    Born March 27, 1948
    (age 69)
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