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George Carl Shaad

George Carl Shaad, American electrical engineer.


  • Shaad, George Carl was born on May 5, 1878 in Stratford, New York, United States. Son of George and Christina (Ernst) Shaad.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Elec. Engineering, Pennsylvania State College, 1900. Electrical Engineer, 1905.


    • Electric Company, Schenectady, New York, 1900-1902. Instructor electrical engineering, 1902-1904, assistant professor, 1904-1906. University of Wisconsin.

      With bureau of Standards, Washington, summer, 1905. Assistant professor electrical engineering, 1906-1907, associate professor, 1907-1909. Massachusetts Institute Technology.

      Professor electrical engineering, University of Kansas, since 1909, and acting dean School of Engineering, 1917-1918, dean of School Engineering and Architecture. 1927; also consultant engr.


    • Married Merthyr Tydvil Evans, September 1, 1906. Children: Margaret Louise (deceased), George Carl (deceased), Dorothy, Paul, George Ernst, David With General.
    • father: George Shaad
    • mother: Christina (Ernst) Shaad
    • spouse: Merthyr Tydvil Evans
    • children: Margaret Louise Shaad (deceased)
    • George Carl Shaad (deceased)
    • Dorothy Shaad
    • Paul Shaad
    • George Ernst Shaad
    • David With Gen Shaad
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    Died July 9, 1936
    (aged 58)