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William Wei

William Wei, American materials science educator. Member American Society for Microbiology, The Metallurgical Society of America Institute Mechanical Engineers.

Background

  • Wei, William was born on July 6, 1955 in Princeton, New Jersey, United States. Came to The Netherlands, 1994. Son of Robert P. and Lee C. (Kung) Wei.

  • Education

    • Biosystems Engineering, Princeton University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1983.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral researcher Max Planck Institute Eisenforschung, Düsseldorf, Germany, 1984-1985. Research scienist Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, 1985-1988. Materials engineer Michigan Technological University München GmbH, Munich, 1989-1994.

      Professor materials science University Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, since 1994. Advisor Royal Dutch Naval College Maritime Materials Research Laboratory, Den Helder, The Netherlands, since 1995, Netherlands Institute for Cultural Heritage, W.E.I. Consultant.

    Membership

    Member American Society for Microbiology, The Metallurgical Society of America Institute Mechanical Engineers.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, sports.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara M. Gump, August 1, 1982.
    • father: Robert P. Wei
    • mother: Lee C. (Kung) Wei
    • spouse: Barbara M. Gump
    William Wei
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    Born July 6, 1955
    (age 62)
    Nationality
    • 1977
      Princeton University
    • 1983
      University Illinois
    • 1984 - 1985
      Postdoctoral researcher, Max Planck Institute Eisenforschung
      Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1985 - 1988
      research scienist Southwest Research Institute
      San Antonio, Texas, United States
    • 1989 - 1994
      materials engineer, MTU M+-nchen GmbH
      Munich, Bayern, Germany, Germany
    • 1994
      professor, materials science University Twente
      Enschede, Overijssel, Netherlands