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Anders Johan Carlson

educator , engineer

Anders Johan Carlson, American educator, engineer. Member American Petroleum Institute, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Alpha Sigma Phi, Sigma Rho, Pi Epsilon Tau, Scabbard and Blade.

Background

Carlson, Anders Johan was born on August 3, 1894 in St. Peter, Minnesota, United States. Son of John Sven and Mary Mathilda (Anderson) Carlson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Minnesota, 1916, C.E., 1917, Master of Science, 1925. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, 1929.

Career

Instructor school mines University of Minnesota, 1917-1919, assistant professor, 1919-1926. Construction engineering, mine expert Minnesota Tax Commission, 1918-1926. Research assistant, junior research fellow American Petroleum Institute, 1927-1931.

Lecturer college mining University of California, 1926-1930, associate professor, 1930-1942, professor petroleum engineering, 1942-1943, professor petroleum engineering div. mineral technical, from 1943, chairman div., 1949-1953. Ednl. supervisor ESMWT, 1941-1945. Operations analyst United States Army Air Force, 1945.

Professional petroleum engineer, California.

Works

  • Author research paper Inorganic Environment in Kerogen Transformation, 1937.

Membership

Member American Petroleum Institute, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Alpha Sigma Phi, Sigma Rho, Pi Epsilon Tau, Scabbard and Blade. Clubs: Engineers (Minneapolis).

Connections

Married Louise Josephine Thorson, September 26, 1925. Children: Anders Johnston, John Stanley, Mary Louise (Mistress.

father:
John Sven Carlson

mother:
Mary Mathilda (Anderson) Carlson

spouse:
Louise Josephine Thorson

children:
Anders Johnston Carlson

John Stanley Carlson

Mary Louise (Mrs Carlson