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Harry Alex Romanowitz

Harry Alex Romanowitz, American educator. Recipient Distinguished Alumnus award University Cincinnati, 1969. Registered engineer, Kentucky. Fellow I.E.E.E.; member American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sigma Xi. Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.

Background

  • Romanowitz, Harry Alex was born on January 8, 1901 in Covington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Harry Jacob and Essie May (Marks) Romanowitz.

  • Education

    • Electrical Engineer, University Cincinnati, 1924, Master of Science, 1939. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1948.

    Career

    • Sales representative Kelley-Koett Manufacturing Company, Covington, Kentucky, 1925-1930. Instructor Ohio Mechanics Institute, 1930-1941. Assistant professor, associate professor, professor electrical engineering, U. Kentucky, since 1942, head department 1952-1966.

    Works

    • Author text books including (with Russell E. Puckett) Introduction to Electronics, 1968. Introduction to Electric Circuits, 1971. Also manuals on electronics and circuits.

    Membership

    Fellow I.E.E.E.; member American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sigma Xi. Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.

    Connections

    • Married Mildred Edna Foster, September 18, 1926. Children: Byron F., Lois J. Engineer.
    • father: Harry Jacob Romanowitz
    • mother: Essie May (Marks) Romanowitz
    • spouse: Mildred Edna Foster
    • children: Byron F. Romanowitz
    • Lois J. Engr Romanowitz
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    Born January 8, 1901
    Died March 17, 1971
    (aged 70)
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