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engineer , consultant

Andreas Argyros Polycarpou, American Engineer, consultant. Avocations: outdoor activities, farming, photography, sightseeing. M C. Recipient award International Association for Exch. of Students for Technology Experience, 1985; scholar Carreras of Cyprus, 1986, Zimmer, State University of New York, 1989, Institute Environmental Sciences, 1993; fellow Israel Council Higher Education, 1995, 96.

Background

Polycarpou, Andreas Argyros was born on September 24, 1965 in Nicosia, Cyprus. Arrived in Israel, 1995. Son of Argyros and Antigoni (Nicodemou) Polycarpou.

Education

Bachelor of Technology, Higher Technology Institute, Nicosia, 1986. Bachelor of Science, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1990. Master of Science, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1992.

Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1994.

Career

Teaching assistant, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1990-1992;research assistant, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1991-1994;research associate, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1994-1995;postdoctoral fellow, Technion, Haifa, Israel, 1995-1997;senior advisory development engineer, Seagate Recording Heads, Bloomington, Minnesota, since 1997. Consultant Sherwood-Selpac Al. County, New York, 1991, International Electronic Research.Corp., California, 1994, Edgerton, Germeshauser, and Greer Sealol, Rhode Island, 1996-1997, Tribology Ltd., Haifa, 1996-1997.

Session co-chair Wear of Materials Conference, 1995.

Achievements

  • Avocations: outdoor activities, farming, photography, sightseeing.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor papers to professional journals.

Membership

President Mechanical Engineering Graduate Student Association, Buffalo, 1993, Hellenic Graduate Student Association, Buffalo, 1991, Protoporia Student Association, Nicosia, 1984-1986, Youth Association, Nicosia, 1983. With Cyprus National Guard, 1986-1988. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (associate, reviewer Journal Tribology since 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Outdoor activities, farming, photography, sightseeing.

Connections

Married Mary Andreas Artemiou, February 19, 1991. Children: Aryeris, Andrea.

father:
Argyros Polycarpou

mother:
Antigoni (Nicodemou) Polycarpou

spouse:
Mary Andreas Artemiou

child:
Aryeris Polycarpou

child:
Andrea Polycarpou