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William Todd Miller

William Todd Miller, American engineer, educator. Recipient Sigma Delta Chi Best Teacher Award (Purdue), 1944. Fellow American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers; member American Society for Engineering Education, Indiana State Administrative Building Council; Mason (York rite).

Background

  • Miller, William Todd was born on September 14, 1888 in Neponset, Illinois, United States. Son of James Todd and Christina (Stevenson) Miller.

  • Education

    • Student manual training school, Washington University, 1906-1909. Bachelor of Science, Purdue, 1916.

    Career

    • Supervisor of heat and power, Oklahoma State Institutions, Oklahoma, 1909-1912. Superintendent Lafayete Boxboard and Paper Company, Lafayette, Indiana, 1916-1925. Chief plant engineer Fort Wayne (Indiana) Corrugated Paper Company, 1925-1928.

      Professor mechanic engineering, Purdue, since 1928, emeritus professor mechanical engineering, since 1959.

    Works

    • Contributor Encyclopedia British, 1959. Researcher in heating, durability of insulation and heat transfer.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Fellow American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers. Member American Society for Engineering Education, Indiana State Administrative Building Council. Mason (York rite).

    Connections

    • Married Leona Mabel Allen, April. Children: Todd Allen, William Stevenson, James Chapman.
    • father: James Todd Miller
    • mother: Christina (Stevenson) Miller
    • spouse: Leona Mabel Allen
    • children: Todd Allen Miller
    • William Stevenson Miller
    • James Chapman Miller
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    Born September 14, 1888
    Died November 15, 1962
    (aged 74)
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