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mechanical engineer

Anthony M. Bratkovich, Croatian mechanical engineer. Achievements include patent on side and apex seals for the rotor for rotary combustion engine (Wankel-type engine). Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society for Quality, Society Automotive Engineers, American Society Precision Engineering (charter, board directors 1986-1987).

Background

Bratkovich, Anthony M. was born on July 1, 1936 in Zagreb, Croatia. Son of Thomas and Bozena (Kupsky) Bratkovich.

Education

Engineer's degree, University of Zagreb, 1961. Master of Business Administration, Michigan State University, 1978.

Career

Mechanical design engineer MIV, Croatia, 1962-1964, chief design engineer Croatia, 1965-1967. Manufacturing engineer General Motors Corporation, Lansing, Michigan, 1968-1970, senior product engineer Oldsmobile, 1970-1978, senior research and development engineer, 1978-1980, senior project engineer, 1980-1982. Engineering director NMTBA, McLean, Virginia, 1982-1990, AMT The Association for Manufacturing Technology, McLean, since 1990.

Special lecturer Technology School, Varazdin, Croatia, 1963-1967. Chairman, member American National Standards Institute, New York City, International Organization for Standardization, Geneva, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patent on side and apex seals for the rotor for rotary combustion engine (Wankel-type engine).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society for Quality, Society Automotive Engineers, American Society Precision Engineering (charter, board directors 1986-1987).

Connections

Married Maria L. Rihtarich, June 3, 1961. Children: Thomas, Claudia.

father:
Thomas Bratkovich

mother:
Bozena (Kupsky) Bratkovich

spouse:
Maria L. Rihtarich

child:
Thomas Bratkovich

child:
Claudia Bratkovich