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chemical engineer

Dae Yang Cha, American Chemical engineer. Achievements include patents on stabilized monolithium acetylide, micro bead Colestipol hydrochloride, removal of mercury from steroids. Recipient 1991 Achievement in Science and Medicine award, The Upjohn Company, 1991. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Korean Scientist and Engineers Association.

Background

Cha, Dae Yang was born on September 25, 1936 in Taejun, Republic of Korea. Son of Jung Sup and Mal Joo (Choi) Cha. came to the United States 1961.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Seoul National University, Korea, 1959. Master of Science, University California, Berkeley, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1968.

Career

Research scientist, The Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, 1966-1971;senior research scientist, The Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, 1972-1985;senior scientist, Pharmacia & Upjohn, Kalamazoo, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents on stabilized monolithium acetylide, micro bead Colestipol hydrochloride, removal of mercury from steroids.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Korean Scientist and Engineers Association.

Connections

Married Ellen Song, July 10, 1965. Children: Christin Myung-Sook, Eric Iksung, Andrea Eunkyung.

father:
Jung Sup Cha

mother:
Mal Joo (Choi) Cha

spouse:
Ellen Song

child:
Christin Myung-Sook Cha

child:
Eric Iksung Cha

child:
Andrea Eunkyung Cha