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materials engineer

Donald Ray Ireland, American materials engineer. Named Research Man of Year, Goleta Research and Development Association, 1976. Member of Society Plastics Engineers, American Society for Testing and Materials, American Society Metals.

Background

Ireland, Donald Ray was born on March 31, 1937 in St. Paul. Son of Raymond Norton and Mabel Claire (Loveland) Ireland.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Minnesota, 1960. Microsoft Security Essentials, University Michigan, 1963.

Career

Metallurgist Great Lakes Steel Corporation, Detroit, 1960—1962. Research assistant University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1962—1963. Research engineer General Electric Company, Richland, Washington, 1964—1966, Battelle Northwest Laboratory, 1966—1967.

Senior research engineer Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, 1967—1968. Associate division chief Battelle Columbus Laboratory, Ohio, 1968—1971. Manager Effects Technology Inc., Dynatup, Santa Barbara, 1971—1982.

Consultant Ireland & Associates, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Society Plastics Engineers, American Society for Testing and Materials, American Society Metals.

Connections

Married Kathleen Ann Altman. Children: Scott Donald, Amy Marie.

father:
Raymond Norton Ireland

mother:
Mabel Claire (Loveland) Ireland

spouse:
Kathleen Ann Altman

child:
Amy Marie Ireland

child:
Scott Donald Ireland