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engineer , consultant

Alexander James Patton, American engineer, consultant. Registered professional engineer, Rhode Island. Department Interior fellow University Rhode Island, 1970, National Defense Educational Account fellow University Michigan, 1968.

Background

Patton, Alexander James was born on June 25, 1945 in Westerly, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Samuel James and Margaret (Thomson) Patton.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Rhode Island, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rhode Island, 1972. Master of Science, University Michigan, 1968.

Career

Member of faculty, Roger Williams College, Providence, 1972-1974; consulting engineer, Safety Superior vena cava syndrome, Providence, 1973-1979; project engineer fluid systems division, G & W, Warwick, Rhode Island, 1979-1980; consultant, Kingston, Rhode Island, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Rhode Island.

Membership

Musician Westerly Band, since 1988, Wakefield Civic Band, Peacedale, Rhode Island, since 1988. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (president Rhode Island section), National Fire Protection Agency, American Society Safety Engineers, Rhode Island Society Professional Engineers (president, Young Engineer Year), Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Linda L. Olcowick, September 4, 1965 (divorced June 1987). Children: Daniel J., David A.

father:
Samuel James Patton

mother:
Margaret (Thomson) Patton

spouse:
Linda L. Olcowick

child:
David A. Patton

child:
Daniel J. Patton