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James Norman Goodier

James Norman Goodier, British educator. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Mathematics Society, AM. Society Engineering Education, American Institute Aero. Science.

Background

  • Goodier, James Norman was born on October 17, 1905 in Preston, England. Son of James and Martha (Grimshaw) Goodier.

  • Education

    • Came to the United States, 1929, naturalized, 1946. Bachelor of Arts, Cambridge University, 1927. Doctor of Science, University of Michigan, 1931.

    Career

    • 1 son, Peter. Research fellow Ontario Research Foundation, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1931-1938. Professor mechanics, Cornell, 1938-1947, Stanford University, from 1947.

    Works

    • Author numerous science and technical articles in publications.

    Membership

    Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Mathematics Society, AM. Society Engineering Education, American Institute Aero.

    Connections

    • Married Marina Timoshenko, July 17, 1931.
    • father: James Goodier
    • mother: Martha (Grimshaw) Goodier
    • spouse: Marina Timoshenko
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    Born October 17, 1905
    Died November 5, 1969
    (aged 64)
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