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Engineering educator

Brian Seymour Thompson, British, American Engineering educator. Recipient numerous grants.

Background

Thompson, Brian Seymour was born on September 20, 1948 in Blackpool, England. Came to the United States, 1978. Son of Edward Seymour and Jean Buchanan (Sword) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Newcastle (England) University, 1972. Master of Science, Newcastle (England) University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Dundee (Scotland) University, 1976.

Career

Senior designer, British Aerospace, London, 1977-1978; assistant professor engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1978-1981; associate professor, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1981-1982; associate professor, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1982-1986; professor, Michigan State University, East Lansing, since 1986. Consultant in field.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: soccer, jogging.

Connections

Married Anne Elizabeth Francis, June 3, 1978. Children: Ashley, Christopher, Andrew.

father:
Edward Seymour Thompson

mother:
Jean Buchanan (Sword) Thompson

spouse:
Anne Elizabeth Francis

children:
Andrew Thompson

Ashley Thompson

Christopher Thompson