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materials development engineer

Alan Peter Druschitz, American materials development engineer. Achievements include patents for melt containment apparatus with protective oxide melt contact surface and mold for producing thin-wall castings by gravity pouring.

Background

Druschitz, Alan Peter was born on December 7, 1955 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Alexander and Marie Ann (Johnson) Druschitz.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1978. PhDME, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1982.

Career

Senior research engineer, General Motors Research laboratories, Warren, Michigan, 1982-1986;staff engineer, General Motors Research laboratories, Warren, Michigan, 1986-1996;director materials development, Intermet Corporation, Lynchburg, Virginia, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for melt containment apparatus with protective oxide melt contact surface and mold for producing thin-wall castings by gravity pouring.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Advanced Ceramic Materials, Journal American Ceramic Society, Ceramic Transactions, AFS Transactions.

Membership

Member Zoning Board Appeals, Rochester Hills, 1990-1992. Precinct delegate Republican Party, Rochester Hills, 1990-1993. Member Oakland County Solid Waste Planning Committee, 1993-1996, Oakland County Transportation Authority, 1995-1996.

Member American Foundrymen's Society (executive board Detroit section 1992-1993), American Society for Metals, Society of Automotive Engineers (contributor transactions), Ductile Iron Society (board directors since 1998, research committee since 1997), Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Lorraine Martha Bonk, June 19, 1982. Children: Edward Alan, Laurel Annual.

father:
Alexander Druschitz

mother:
Marie Ann (Johnson) Druschitz

spouse:
Lorraine Martha Bonk

children:
Edward Alan Druschitz

Laurel Annual Druschitz