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Chemical engineering educator

Austin Lamont Tyler, American chemical engineering educator. Member technical staff, technical supervisor Bell Telephone laboratories, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1965-1970; Member American Institute Chemical Engineers (student chapters committee since 1978, chairman since 1986), American Society for Engineering Education (board directors since 1984).

Background

Tyler, Austin Lamont was born on July 21, 1936 in Provo, Utah, United States. Son of Austin and Emily (Wright) Tyler.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Utah, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University Utah, 1965.

Career

Member technical staff Bell Telephone Laboratories, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1965—1970, technical supervisor, 1965—1970. Assistant professor department chemical engineering University Utah, Salt Lake City, 1970—1977, associate professor, 1977—1983, professor, since 1983, chairman department, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Utah.

Membership

Member technical staff, technical supervisor Bell Telephone laboratories, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1965-1970. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers (student chapters committee since 1978, chairman since 1986), American Society for Engineering Education (board directors since 1984).

Connections

Married Carol Waddoups, March 21, 1960. Children: Linda, Bonnie June, Mary Kathleen, Matthew L., Jeanene, Emily Anne, Christopher.

father:
Austin Tyler

mother:
Emily (Wright) Tyler

spouse:
Carol Waddoups

children:
Emily Anne Tyler

Matthew L. Tyler

Mary Kathleen Tyler

Linda Tyler

Bonnie June Tyler

Christopher Tyler

Jeanene Tyler