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Fiber scientist

Donald Albert Shiffler, American Fiber scientist. Achievements include patents in improved polymerization method; fibers for wet lay nonwovens. Fellow International Textile Institute; member Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry, Fibers Society, Textile Institute.

Background

Shiffler, Donald Albert was born on June 26, 1937 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Donald Andrew and Ada Larue (Detwiler) Shiffler.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1959; Master of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1961; Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell Univercity, 1965.

Career

Research fellow, E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, Kinston, North Carolina, since 1965.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in improved polymerization method. Fibers for wet lay nonwovens.

Membership

Fellow International Textile Institute. Member Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry, Fibers Society, Textile Institute.

Connections

Married Jolene Louise Grugan, June 17, 1961. Children: Doanld A. Junior, Jill J., Paul G.

father:
Donald Andrew Shiffler

mother:
Ada Larue (Detwiler) Shiffler

spouse:
Jolene Louise Grugan

children:
Doanld A. Junior Shiffler

Jill J. Shiffler

Paul G. Shiffler