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Norman Russell Gay

Norman Russell Gay, American college dean. Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, World World War World War II; Member American Society Engineering Education, American Society Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Psi Upsilon, Pi Tau Sigma, Atmos Society.

Background

  • Gay, Norman Russell was born on August 17, 1919 in Cortland, New York, United States. Son of Clarence Nathaniel and Agatha Emma (Smith) Gay.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mech. Engineering, University Rochester, 1941. Master of Science in Mech.

      Engineering, Cornell Univercity, 1946. Doctor of Philosophy., Purdue University, 1960.

    Career

    • Industrial engineer Eastman Kodak Company, 1939-1941. John Edson Sweet research associate Cornell Univercity, 1941, professor mechanic engineering, 1946-1956. Staff engineer Bendix-Westinghouse Company, 1956-1958.

      G. Stanley Mickle research associate Purdue University, 1958-1960. Director Texas Engineering Experiment Station, 1960-1961. Dean College Engineering, University Notre Dame, since 1961.

      Consultant, since 1947.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, World World War World War II. Member American Society Engineering Education, American Society Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Psi Upsilon, Pi Tau Sigma, Atmos Society.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Barbara Feinberg, September 6, 1941. Children: Barbara, Virginia, Lucinda, Leslie Annual.
    • father: Clarence Nathaniel Gay
    • mother: Agatha Emma (Smith) Gay
    • spouse: Mary Barbara Feinberg
    • children: Barbara Gay
    • Virginia Gay
    • Lucinda Gay
    • Leslie Ann Gay
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    Born August 17, 1919
    Died October 31, 1966
    (aged 47)
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