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Engineering educator

Denny Alan Jones, American engineering educator. Grantee American Iron and Steel Institute, 1980-1983, National Science Foundation, 1982-1986, Electric Power Research Institute, 1985-1986. Member National Association Engineers (certified corrosion specialist), National Association Corrosion Engineers, American Society Metals, American Society for Testing and Materials.

Background

Jones, Denny Alan was born on January 20, 1938 in Port Angeles, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Lloyd Leo Jones and Alice Jean (Kendrick) Vines.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Nevada, Reno, 1960. Master of Science, University Arizona, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Rensselaer Polytechnic, Troy, New York, 1966.

Career

Research chemist, Kaiser Aluminum, Spokane, Washington, 1966-1968;senior research engineer, Battelle-Northwest, Richland, Washington, 1968-1970;assistant professor, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1970-1974;senior research engineer, United States Steel Corporation, Monroeville, Pennsylvania, 1974-1979;professor engineering, U. Nevada, Reno, since 1979;department chairman chemical and metallurgical engineering, U. Nevada, Reno, since 1984. Consultant Electric Power research Institute, Palo Alto, California, 1980-1985, Department Energy, Las Vegas, 1985-1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Views

Contemporary Christian beliefs over centuries became a mixture of the truth and of errors. Therefore, conventional Christian churches lost the authority of God.

Membership

Member National Association Engineers (certified corrosion specialist), National Association Corrosion Engineers, American Society Metals, American Society for Testing and Materials.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, camping.

Connections

Married Wanda Wallace, December 30, 1962. Children: Regina, Gillian, Michael, Bryce.

father:
Lloyd Leo Jones Vines

mother:
Alice Jean (Kendrick) Vines

spouse:
Wanda Wallace

children:
Regina Jones

Gillian Jones

Michael Jones

Bryce Jones