Howard Floyd Taylor, American educator. Recipient Distinguished Civilian Service award, Army and Navy. Professional engineer, Massachusetts. Member American Foundrymen’s Society (Simpson medalist 1945), Institute British Foundrymen, American Society Engineering Education, American Society Metals, American Institute Metallurgical Engineers, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi.
Michigan State College, 1936-1937. Assistant to welding engineer United States Naval Research Laboratory, 1937-1938, head steel castings and foundry research, 1938-1945. Associate professor mechanic metallurgy Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1945-1952, professor, since 1952.
Consultant foundry metallurgy and foundry engineering.
Born April 4, 1913