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Anthony Edward Cerkanowicz

environmentalist , Mechanical engineering educator

Anthony Edward Cerkanowicz, American mechanical engineering educator, environmentalist. Recipient Outstanding Alumni award Stevens Institute of Technology, 1987. Vice president Lochada Taxpayers Association, Glen Spey, New York, 1991. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Combustion Institute, Stevens Institute of Technology Alumni Association, Sigma Xi.

Background

Cerkanowicz, Anthony Edward was born on February 19, 1941 in Bayonne, New Jersey, United States. Son of Anthony Joseph and Clara Cerkanowicz.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1962. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering and Heat and Power, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering and Thermodynamics, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1970.

Career

Engineer, consultant, Lockheed Electronics, Plainfield, Newark., 1963-1964;engineer, Vitro laboratories, West Orange, New Jersey, 1967-1969;technical vice president, Photochem Industries, Fairfield, New Jersey, 1969-1974;senior staff engineer, Exxon Research & Engineering, Clinton, New Jersey, 1974-1987;associate professor mechanic engineering, New Jersey Institute Technology, Newark, since 1987. Engineer National Aeronautics and Space Administration Goddard Space Center, Greenbelt, Maryland., summer 1962. Consultant Engelhard Industries, Menlo Park, New Jersey, 1991.

Works

  • Numerous patents on photochemistry combustion, fluidized bed heat transfer, charge induced separations.

Membership

Vice president Lochada Taxpayers Association, Glen Spey, New York, 1991. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Combustion Institute, Stevens Institute of Technology Alumni Association, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: wilderness camping, canoeing, sailing, ice hockey, chess.

Connections

Married Elizabeth M. Cardillo, August 27, 1966. Children: Kirk Anthony, Mary Ellen, Leah Elizabeth, Andrea, James Anthony.

father:
Anthony Joseph

mother:
Clara Cerkanowicz

spouse:
Elizabeth M. Cardillo

children:
Kirk Anthony Cerkanowicz

Mary Ellen Cerkanowicz

Leah Elizabeth Cerkanowicz

Andrea Cerkanowicz

James Anthony Cerkanowicz