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Chemical engineer

Arthur John Power, American chemical engineer. Registered professional engineer, West Virginia. Recipient George B. Morgan award, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Educational Council, 1981.

Background

Power, Arthur John was born on April 8, 1920 in Waltham, Massachusetts, United States. Son of William John and Clare (Lally) Power.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1942. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1974.

Career

Senior engineer Union Carbide Chemicals, South Charleston, West Virginia, 1946—1975. Principal process engineer Olin Chemicals, Stamford, Connecticut, 1975—1980. Senior process engineering specialist Heyward Robinson Company, New York City, 1980—1981.

Senior consultant Chemical Systems, Inc., Tarrytown, 1981—1983. Principal process engineer Solar Energy Research Institute, Golden, Colorado, from 1983. Chairman educational council Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 1975—1982.

Captain United States Army, 1942-1946, North African Theatre of Operations, European Theatre of Operations.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, West Virginia.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army, 1942-1946, North African Theatre of Operations, European Theatre of Operations. Fellow American Institute Chemical Engineers (chairman Charleston section 1974-1975. Member Massachusetts Institute of Technology Alumni of Colorado (board directors since 1983), University Musicians Association.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Swint Power, June 12, 1948. Children: David H., Elise P., Christopher J., S. Bradford.

father:
William John Power

mother:
Clare (Lally) Power

spouse:
Elizabeth Swint Power

child:
S. Bradford Power

child:
Christopher J. Power

child:
David H. Power

child:
Elise P. Power