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consultant , Mechanical engineering educator

Donald L. Margolis, American mechanical engineering educator, consultant. Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Outstanding Teaching award 1980); member Society Automotive Engineers (Ralph R. Teeter Educational award 1986).

Background

Margolis, Donald L. was born on November 13, 1945 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Joel and Jeanette (Lowenwirth) Margolis.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic and State University, 1967. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1972.

Career

Instructor department mechanic engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1969-1972;professor department mechanic engineering, University of California, Davis, since 1972. Consultant various industries, national laboratories, United States, Japan.

Works

Membership

Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Outstanding Teaching award 1980). Member Society Automotive Engineers (Ralph R. Teeter Educational award 1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: squash (nationally ranked).

Connections

Children: Scott, David.

father:
Joel Margolis

mother:
Jeanette (Lowenwirth) Margolis

children:
Scott Margolis

David Margolis