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Kenneth Edward Bisshopp

Kenneth Edward Bisshopp, American educator. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (lecturer 1959-1960), American Mathematics Society, American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi.

Background

  • Bisshopp, Kenneth Edward was born on July 14, 1909 in Beloit, Wisconsin, United States. Son of John and Maud Alice (Lufkin) Bisshopp.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, University of Illinois, 1930. Master of Science in Mathematics, Illinois Institute Technology, 1946. Doctor of Philosophy. in Mech.

      Engineering, 1954.

    Career

    • 1 son, Frederic Edward. Design calculator Fairbanks Morse and Company, 1930-1932, research engineer, 1934-1944, consultant, 1950-1955. Mechanic engineer Sun Shipbldg.

      & Dry Dock Company, Chester, Pennsylvania, 1932-1934. Research engineer Armour Research Foundation, Chicago, 1944-1948, st. engineer, 1948-1955. Professor mechanics Hartford Graduate Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, East Windsor Hill, Connecticut, 1955-1957, professor mechanic engineering, Troy, New York, 1957-1975, department chairman mechanic engineering, 1957-1967.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (lecturer 1959-1960), American Mathematics Society, American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi.

    Connections

    • Married Beatrice Lenora Ortmann, June 16, 1932.
    • father: John Bisshopp
    • mother: Maud Alice (Lufkin) Bisshopp
    • spouse: Beatrice Lenora Ortmann
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    Died June 19, 1975
    (aged 65)
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