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robotics engineer

Barney Franklin Gorin, American spacecraft systems, propulsion and robotics engineer. Fellow American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (associate, liquid propulsion technical committee 1985-1989, 2002^, space automation and robitic technical committee 1990-1991, servicable spacecraft committee on standards 1988-1990, standards technical council 1991-1993); member American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Background

Gorin, Barney Franklin was born on October 20, 1945 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Son of Maurice and Dorothy Gertrude (Gemberling) Gorin.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Aerospace/Agricultural/Architectural/Aeronautical Engineering, Tri-State College, 1965. MSAE, University Notre Dame, 1968. Master of Business Administration, Canisius College, 1972.

Career

Project engineer Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Buffalo, 1968-1970. Secretary, treasurer Janik Paving, Inc., 1971-1976. Vice president Zack Construction Corporation, 1977-1980.

Project engineer Hamilton Standard Division United Technology, Windsor Locks, Connecticut, 1980-1984, Fairchild Space Company, Germantown, Maryland, 1984—1995, Go Ventures, Inc., Gaithersburg, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Inventor in field. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (associate, liquid propulsion technical committee 1985-1989, space automation and robitic technical committee 1990-1991, servicable spacecraft commission on standards since 1988, standards technical county since 1991). Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (adjunct member board on government relations, aerospace division Executive Committee, national aerospace plans task force).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, basketball, travel, collecting books.

Connections

Married Gloria Jean Theye, August, 1966 (divorced October 1978). 1 child, Jennifer Anne. Married Cynthia Ulrich, February 8, 1980 (divorced 1990).

Married Janis Tabor, July 18, 1993. Stepchildren: Garret Lawrence Kulp, John Frank Kulp, Christopher Tabor-Fritts.

father:
Maurice Gorin

mother:
Dorothy Gertrude (Gemberling) Gorin

spouse:
Janis Tabor

spouse:
Gloria Jean Theye

spouse:
Cynthia Ulrich

child:
Garret Lawrence Kulp Gorin

child:
John Frank Kulp Gorin

child:
Christopher Tabor-Fritts Gorin

child:
Jennifer Anne Gorin