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Chemical engineer

Barrie John Yates, American chemical engineer. Achievements include several patents in the field of carbon black process. Member Institution Chemical Engineers.

Background

Yates, Barrie John was born on August 8, 1936 in Crewe, Cheshire, England. Came to the United States, 1961. Son of John F. and Annie (Thelwall) Yates.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Birmingham (England) University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Manchester (England) University, 1961.

Career

Research engineer, Dupont Plastics Division, Wilmington, Delaware, 1961-1965;associate director Research and Development, Cabot Carbon United Kingdom, Stanlow, Cheshire, England, 1965-1969;Research and Development group leader, Cabot Pampa, Texas, 1969-1971;director Research and Development, Cabot Europe, Stanlow, 1971-1976;director Research and Development, Cabot Carbon Black Division, Billerica, Massachusetts, 1976-1980;director operations worldwide, Cabot Carbon Black Division, Paris, Atlanta, Boston, 1980-1990;associate general manager, Cabot Chemicals Research and Development, Billerica, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include several patents in the field of carbon black process.

Membership

Member Institution Chemical Engineers.

Connections

Married Eileen Mary Smith, September 24, 1960. Children: David John, Ian Charles.

father:
John F. Yates

mother:
Annie (Thelwall) Yates

spouse:
Eileen Mary Smith

children:
David John Yates

Ian Charles Yates