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researcher , Chemical engineer

David Ernest Christiansen, American chemical engineer, researcher. Achievements include patents for sodium bicarbonate. Member of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society.

Background

Christiansen, David Ernest was born on January 19, 1937 in Salt Lake City. Son of E. Bert and Susan (Mann) Christiansen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Utah, 1962. Master of Arts, Princeton University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University, 1967.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Sloan Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1967. Staff member Los Alamos Science Laboratory, 1968—1974, Los Alamos National Laboratory, since 1983. Senior research engineer Stauffer Chemical Corporation, Richmond, California, 1974—1978, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, 1978—1983.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for sodium bicarbonate.

Membership

Member of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society.

Connections

Married Jerilynn Ann Tucker, September 10, 1962. Children: Eric, Melissa, Michael, Matthew, Kyle.

father:
E. Bert Christiansen

mother:
Susan (Mann) Christiansen

spouse:
Jerilynn Ann Tucker

children:
Eric Christiansen

Melissa Christiansen

Michael Christiansen

Matthew Christiansen

Kyle Christiansen