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Donald Sherman Clark

Donald Sherman Clark, American educator. award 1949, Dudley medal 1951), Western College Placement Assn. Member faculty California Institute Technology, 1934-1976, professor physical metallurgy, 1951-1972, professor emeritus, 1972-1976, director placements, 1934-1972; Member American Society Metals (president 1956, trustee 1938-1940, 55-58.

Background

  • Clark, Donald Sherman was born on December 27, 1906 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Webster Clifton and Lilla (Sherman) Clark.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, California Institute Technology, 1929, Master of Science, 1930, Doctor of Philosophy., 1934.

    Works

    • Author: Engineering Materials and Processes, 3d edit., 1959. (with W.R. Varney) Physical Metallurgy for Engineers, 2d edition., 1962.

    Membership

    Member faculty California Institute Technology, 1934-1976, professor physical metallurgy, 1951-1972, professor emeritus, 1972-1976, director placements, 1934-1972. Member American Society Metals (president 1956, trustee 1938-1940, 55-58.

    Connections

    • father: Webster Clifton Clark
    • mother: Lilla (Sherman) Clark
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    Died October 2, 1976
    (aged 69)
    Nationality

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